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Wenlock Edge & Aston Munslow
Introduction to Walk 2022

Region - Shropshire Hills

County/Area - Shropshire

Author - Roger Seedhouse

Length - 7.8 miles / 12.6 km

Ascent - 200 feet / 61 metres

Time - 4 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

Shropshire is a pleasant county and this walk explores one of its best known features - Wenlock Edge. The Edge offers some great views but is a difficult area in which to design circular walks. This route starts from Aston Munslow and explores some typical landscapes of the area. 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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