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The Hergest Ridge from Gladestry
Introduction to Walk 3565

Photo from the walk - The Hergest Ridge from Gladestry

County/Area - Powys & Herefordshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.1 miles / 9.9 km

Ascent - 920 feet / 279 metres

Time - 4 hours 0 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Powys walk traverses the Hergest Ridge and offers excellent walking and fine view to the Brecon Beacons and into England. The route follows a section of the Offa's Dyke Path and route finding is generally easy. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

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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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