Highley to Bewdley along the River Severn

Introduction to Walk 3504

Photo from the walk - Highley to Bewdley along the River Severn

County/Area - Shropshire & Worcestershire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 50 feet / 15 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This walk follows the course of the River Severn downstream between Arley and Bewdley. The route follows sections of the Severn Way and North Worcestershire Path. The return from Bewdley uses the Severn Valley Railway which operates steam trains in season.

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Walk Description

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Other walks nearby

Walk 2092
0.8 miles / 1.3 km away
Highley from the Severn Valley Country Park
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km
Walk 1933
2.0 miles / 3.1 km away
Wyre Forest & River Severn from Upper Arley
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.6 miles / 12.4 km
Walk 2807
2.0 miles / 3.2 km away
The River Severn from Hampton Loade to Bridgnorth
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 2466
2.8 miles / 4.5 km away
A Severn Valley Walk from Trimpley Reservoir
Grade - easy
Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km
Walk 2288
3.5 miles / 5.5 km away
Pound Green and Dowles Brook from Hawkbatch
Grade - easy
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 1451
3.7 miles / 5.9 km away
The Dudmaston Estate near Bridgnorth
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 1603
4.3 miles / 6.8 km away
Bodenham, Shatterford Wood and Castle Hill
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 2131
4.4 miles / 7.1 km away
Wyre Forest National Nature Reserve, Bewdley
Grade - easy
Length - 3.3 miles / 5.3 km
Walk 2248
4.6 miles / 7.4 km away
Wimperhill Wood and Longdon Orchard, Wyre Forest
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 2874
4.7 miles / 7.5 km away
Enville Estate and the Sheepwalks
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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