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The Hollies & Poles Coppice from near Habberley
Introduction to Walk 1832

Photo from the walk - The Hollies & Poles Coppice from near Habberley

Region - Shropshire Hills

County/Area - Shropshire

Author - David McMahon

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Time - 3 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Shropshire walk explores the countryside to the north of the Stiperstones. The route is generally on well marked paths and tracks. One of the highlights of the walk is the area known as the Hollies which is home to some of the oldest Holly trees in the UK with some dating back over 400 years. 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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