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The Portway & Betchcott Hill from Picklescott
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Photo from the walk - The Portway & Betchcott Hill from Picklescott

Region - Shropshire Hills

County/Area - Shropshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Time - 3 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

A Shropshire Hills walk from the village of Picklescott exploring the rolling countryside lying to the north of the Long Mynd. The route includes Betchcott Hill from where a wide ranging view of the surrounding rolling countryside can be obtained. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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