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The River Severn from Hampton Loade to Bridgnorth

County/Area - Shropshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 120 feet / 36 metres

Grade - easy/mod

Start - OS grid reference SO744862
Lat 52.473127 // Long -2.378307
Postcode WV16 6BN (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

This linear walk follows the Severn Way along the west bank of the River Severn from the small village of Hampton Loade to Bridgnorth. The return is made using the Severn Valley Railway which operates steam trains for many of its services. Do note that there are some times of the year when the railway does not operate so check timetables before starting the walk.

GPS Files - Notes

This GPS file is for private use only and is subject to copyright. It should not be used on other websites

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.

GPS files - right click or option-click the button and choose "Save As..." to download this file.

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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Walk 2092 Highley from the Severn Valley Country Park - easy/mod - 4.5 miles/7.3 km

Walk 1451 The Dudmaston Estate near Bridgnorth - easy - 4.0 miles/6.5 km

Walk 3504 Highley to Bewdley along the River Severn - easy/mod - 7.0 miles/11.4 km

Walk 1933 Wyre Forest & River Severn from Upper Arley - easy/mod - 7.6 miles/12.4 km

Walk 2466 The Severn Valley from Trimpley Reservoir - easy - 6.0 miles/9.8 km

Walk 2874 Enville Estate and the Sheepwalks - easy - 4.0 miles/6.5 km

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Walk 1603 Bodenham, Shatterford Wood and Castle Hill - easy/mod - 5.5 miles/8.9 km

Walk 3003 Kinver Edge & Blakeshall from Holy Austin Rock - easy - 4.3 miles/6.9 km

Walk 2834 Kinver Edge circular - easy - 4.2 miles/6.8 km

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