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Stokesay Castle & View Edge
Introduction to Walk 1203

Photo from the walk - Stokesay Castle & View Edge

Region - Shropshire Hills

County/Area - Shropshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 860 feet / 261 metres

Time - 4 hours 50 minutes

Grade - moderate

Stokesay Castle is a superb fortified manor and is a key feature of this Shropshire walk. The route also includes View Edge from where wide ranging views across pleasant Shropshire countryside can be enjoyed. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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