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East Knoyle & Hindon from West Knoyle
Introduction to Walk 1748

Photo from the walk - East Knoyle & Hindon from West Knoyle

County/Area - Wiltshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.6 miles / 15.6 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Time - 5 hours 40 minutes

Grade - moderate

A Wiltshire walk from West Knoyle visiting the villages of East Knoyle and Hindon plus hamlets along the route. The walk includes an historic windmill, beautiful countryside, some wonderful views and sections of the Wessex Ridgeway and Monarch's Way long distance footpaths. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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