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Sherbrook, Stepping Stones & Freda's Memorial
Introduction to Walk 1413

Photo from the walk - Sherbrook, Stepping Stones & Freda's Memorial

Region - Cannock Chase

County/Area - Staffordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 250 feet / 76 metres

Time - 3 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy

This Staffordshire walk explores some of the features of Cannock Chase in the area south and east of Brocton. The route includes some interesting features and wide ranging views. 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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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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