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Kinsley Wood, Stowe and Offa's Dyke
Introduction to Walk 2816

Photo from the walk - Kinsley Wood, Stowe and Offa's Dyke

Region - Shropshire Hills

County/Area - Shropshire

Author - Peter Lane

Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km

Ascent - 2500 feet / 758 metres

Time - 8 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

A pleasant walk in the Marches near the Welsh border that explores rolling green hills and a section of Offa's Dyke without touching civilisation. Never truly flat, this Shropshire walk requires some stamina as the route undulates across the countryside. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


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Walk 1907
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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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