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Swinford Bridge from Lower Wolvercote
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Photo from the walk - Swinford Bridge from Lower Wolvercote

County/Area - Oxfordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 200 feet / 61 metres

Time - 3 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

An undemanding Oxfordshire walk exploring the River Thames west of Oxford. The route starts from Upper Wolvercote and follows the Thames Path to Swinford Bridge. The return route follows a section of the Oxford Greenbelt Way back to the start. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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