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The Cannock Chase War Trail
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Photo from the walk - The Cannock Chase War Trail

Region - Cannock Chase

County/Area - Staffordshire

Author - Roger Seedhouse

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 400 feet / 121 metres

Time - 4 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

The war memorials on Cannock Chase provide a poignant reminder of our past history. This Staffordshire walk starts from the village of Brocton and offers an interesting insight into the landscape of Cannock Chase whilst visiting the war memorials. 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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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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