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Ilmington Down from Ilmington
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Photo from the walk - Ilmington Down from Ilmington

Region - Cotswolds

County/Area - Warwickshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.3 miles / 6.9 km

Ascent - 680 feet / 206 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This walk explores the highest ground in Warwickshire, located in the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The route starts from Ilmington and uses footpaths, bridleways and country lanes to explore Ilmington Down. The views from the top of the Down to the Vale of Evesham particularly noteworthy. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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.

Recommended Reading

Walking in the Cotswolds

Walking in the CotswoldsGuidebook describing 30 circular walks in the Cotswolds AONB of southern England. The graded routes are 4-12 miles long, visiting hill forts, long barrows and stone circles, picturesque villages and parts of the Cotswold Way National Trail as circular walks. Includes information about history, geology and wildlife encountered along the routes.
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