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Shobdon Hill and Croft Ambrey
Introduction to Walk 1673

Photo from the walk - Shobdon Hill and Croft Ambrey

County/Area - Herefordshire

Author - Peter Lane

Length - 12.5 miles / 20.3 km

Ascent - 2000 feet / 606 metres

Time - 8 hours 20 minutes

Grade - moderate

The North Western part of Herefordshire stands apart from the rural character of the majority of this county and takes on the feel of the Welsh hills less than 10 miles away. The walk makes extensive use of the Mortimer Trail and its subsidiary circular routes.

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


 

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