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West Mendip Way & Old Ditch from Rodney Stoke
Introduction to Walk 3666

Photo from the walk - West Mendip Way & Old Ditch from Rodney Stoke

County/Area - Somerset

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 1000 feet / 303 metres

Time - 4 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

A Somerset circular walk in the Mendip Hills from Rodney Stoke south east of Cheddar. Route climbs through Stoke Woods to gain the high ground to Join the West Mendip Way, which is followed for 3 kilometres with wide ranging views towards Glastonbury and beyond. The walk then descends through Cook's Field Nature Reserve to reach the hamlet of Old Ditch from where paths and lanes take you back to the start. 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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