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Wardour Castle, Ansty Down & Wardour Park
Introduction to Walk 3679

Photo from the walk - Wardour Castle, Ansty Down & Wardour Park

County/Area - Wiltshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Time - 4 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Wiltshire circular walk explores Wardour Park with its two castles, pleasant woodland, and the downland between Ansty Down and White Sheet Hill. The route follows paths and tracks although careful navigation is required on the approach to Ansty village. The walk includes two energetic climbs but generally the walking is relaxed and pleasant offering great views across the Wiltshire countryside. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


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