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Cardington, Caer Caradoc, Hope Bowdler & Willstone Hills
Introduction to Walk 3447

Photo from the walk - Cardington, Caer Caradoc, Hope Bowdler & Willstone Hills

Region - Shropshire Hills

County/Area - Shropshire

Author - Daryl Smith

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 1700 feet / 515 metres

Time - 5 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Shropshire Hills walk is based on the pretty, conservation village of Cardington, tucked away in beautiful countryside about three miles to the north-east of Church Stretton. The route includes Caer Caradoc, Hope Bowdler and Willstone Hills offering some wonderful walking and beautiful views. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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


 

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 217Sheet Map1:25kBUY
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Caer Caradoc from Church Stretton
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Wenlock Edge & Broadstone from Wilderhope Manor
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Walk 1321
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Walk 3048
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Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
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Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km
Walk 3449
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Ragleth, the Long Mynd & Ratlinghope from Cardingmill
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Walk 1374
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Lightspout Waterfall and Pole Bank from Carding Mill
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Length - 5.8 miles / 9.3 km
Walk 1180
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Pole Bank from Carding Mill, Long Mynd
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Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
Walk 1409
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Haddon Hill and Bodbury Hill from Carding Mill Valley
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 4.4 miles / 7.2 km
Walk 2022
5.0 miles / 8.0 km away
Wenlock Edge & Aston Munslow
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.8 miles / 12.6 km

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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