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Pound Green and Dowles Brook from Hawkbatch

County/Area - Shropshire & Worcestershire

Author - Peter Lane

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 650 feet / 197 metres

Grade - easy

Start - OS grid reference SO761776
Lat 52.395891 // Long -2.352663
Postcode DY12 3AF (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

The Wyre Forest with its Visitor Centre at Callow Hill and free car park at Hawkbatch offer easy guided walks via coloured posts to those with less time or inclination to strike out on their own initiative. This walk starts at Hawkbatch, but ignoring coloured posts goes through dense forest. A map and compass are essential.

GPS Files - Notes

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GPS files do not show topography and dangerous terrain and should be used in conjunction with paper maps. Suitable maps are listed below. The preferred scale is 1:25000 especially in hilly and mountainous areas.

These walks have been published for use by site visitors on the understanding that Walking Britain is not held responsible for the safety or well being of those following the routes as described. It is worth reiterating the point that you should embark on a walk with the correct maps preferably at 1:25000 scale. This will enable any difficulties with route finding to be assessed and corrective action taken if necessary.

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Maps Ordnance Survey Logo Anquet Maps Logo

Ordnance Survey Explorer 218Sheet Map1:25kBUY
Anquet OS Explorer 218Digital Map1:25kBUY
Ordnance Survey Landranger 138Sheet Map1:50kBUY
Anquet OS Landranger 138Digital Map1:50kBUY

It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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