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Naunton & the Slaughters from Bourton-on-the-Water
Introduction to Walk 1360

Photo from the walk - Naunton & the Slaughters from Bourton-on-the-Water

Region - Cotswolds

County/Area - Gloucestershire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Grade - moderate

This lengthy Gloucestershire walk into the Cotswold countryside starts from Bourton-on-the-Water. The outward route follows the River Windrush to Naunton. The return route visits both Upper and Lower Slaughter making it three attractive village visits for this walk. 

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

Recommended Reading

Walking in the Cotswolds

Walking in the CotswoldsGuidebook describing 30 circular walks in the Cotswolds AONB of southern England. The graded routes are 4-12 miles long, visiting hill forts, long barrows and stone circles, picturesque villages and parts of the Cotswold Way National Trail as circular walks. Includes information about history, geology and wildlife encountered along the routes.
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