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Edwinstowe, Sherwood Forest & Major Oak circular
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Photo from the walk - Edwinstowe, Sherwood Forest & Major Oak circular

County/Area - Nottinghamshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.9 miles / 9.6 km

Ascent - 250 feet / 76 metres

Time - 2 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy

A Nottinghamshire walk that provides an easy circuit through Sherwood Forest. The route uses woodland paths and tracks, including a section of the Robin Hood Way, passing the ancient Major Oak towards the end of the walk. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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