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The Hergest Ridge and Huntington from Kington
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Photo from the walk - The Hergest Ridge and Huntington from Kington

County/Area - Herefordshire & Powys

Author - Peter Lane

Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km

Ascent - 1800 feet / 545 metres

Time - 7 hours 50 minutes

Grade - moderate

This walk starts in the regional centre of Kington in Herefordshire before crossing the Welsh border into Powys. The Hergest Ridge offers some superb views across the Welsh border country and includes a section of the Offa's Dyke National Trail.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.

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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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