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The Stiperstones & Blakemoor Flat from the Knolls
Introduction to Walk 3045

Photo from the walk - The Stiperstones & Blakemoor Flat from the Knolls

Region - Shropshire Hills

County/Area - Shropshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Time - 3 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

A short walk in the Shropshire Hills that provides some wonderful views. The Stiperstones have a rocky quartzite ridge and this provides a dramatic backdrop to the walk. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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The Stiperstones from the Knolls
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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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