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Herefordshire Beacon from Hollybush
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Photo from the walk - Herefordshire Beacon from Hollybush

Region - Malvern Hills

County/Area - Herefordshire & Worcestershire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km

Ascent - 1470 feet / 445 metres

Time - 4 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This walk in the Malvern Hills concentrates on the section south of the Hereforshire Beacon and also includes Millennium Hill, Swinyard Hill and Hangman's Hill. The walk offers grand views and a chance to explore part of Eastnor Deer Park. 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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