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Pewsey Downs from Wootton Rivers
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Photo from the walk - Pewsey Downs from Wootton Rivers

County/Area - Wiltshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 700 feet / 212 metres

Time - 4 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Wiltshire walk climbs onto the Pewsey Downs from where there are excellent views across the Vale of Pewsey. The route uses a number of national trails before returning along the towpath of the Kennet and Avon Canal. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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