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Around Aldermaston
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County/Area - Berkshire

Author - Peter Lane

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 100 feet / 30 metres

Time - 2 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy

This Berkshire walk explores the rivers and canals in the vicinity of Aldermaston. The start is Aldermaston Wharf on the A340. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. Travel restrictions for exercise in Wales and Scotland will be lifted in early July.

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