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Devil's Pulpit & Brockweir from Tintern
Introduction to Walk 1272

Photo from the walk - Devil's Pulpit & Brockweir from Tintern

Region - Wye Valley Forest of Dean

County/Area - Monmouthshire & Gloucestershire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 1300 feet / 394 metres

Time - 5 hours 0 minutes

Grade - moderate

The highlights of this walk along the River Wye include the Devil's Pulpit, Brockweir and Tintern. Visiting the counties of Monmouthshire and Gloucestershire, the route also includes a section of the Offa's Dyke National Trail.

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