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High Vinnals & Richard's Castle
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Photo from the walk - High Vinnals & Richard's Castle

County/Area - Herefordshire & Shropshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 1000 feet / 303 metres

Grade - easy/mod

A Herefordshire walk that ventures into neighbouring Shropshire. The route offers splendid views especially from the summit of Vinnals and visits the village of Richard's Castle with its fine 17th century church and the remains of a castle. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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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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