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Balsall Common & Berkswell Circular
Introduction to Walk 3689

Photo from the walk - Balsall Common & Berkswell Circular

County/Area - West Midlands

Author - Millennium Way

Length - 5.6 miles / 9.1 km

Ascent - 300 feet / 91 metres

Time - 3 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy

Easy West Midlands circular walk starts from Ye Old Saracens Head pub (grid ref. SP223777), on the B4101 near Balsall Common. The route meanders across mostly flat farmland and open countryside. Along the way take time to explore Berkswell with its historic church, the fascinating underground crypt, and find the village green and the stocks. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


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Other walks nearby

Walk 1376
0.4 miles / 0.7 km away
Balsall Common circular
Grade - easy
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 2667
1.0 miles / 1.6 km away
Circular walk from Barston
Grade - easy
Length - 4.3 miles / 6.9 km
Walk 3682
1.7 miles / 2.7 km away
Berkswell Circular (East)
Grade - easy
Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Walk 3688
1.7 miles / 2.7 km away
Berkswell West Circular
Grade - easy
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
Walk 3711
2.6 miles / 4.2 km away
Heronfield & Temple Balsall Circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 7.2 miles / 11.7 km
Walk 1614
3.0 miles / 4.7 km away
Berkswell from Meriden using the Millennium Way
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 3710
3.1 miles / 5.0 km away
Burton Green & Beechwood Circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.8 miles / 9.4 km
Walk 1713
4.6 miles / 7.4 km away
Circular from Packwood House, near Dorridge
Grade - easy
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km
Walk 3714
4.8 miles / 7.7 km away
Lapworth & Kingswood Circular
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
Walk 3703
4.9 miles / 7.8 km away
Circular Walk from Kenilworth Castle
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 6.6 miles / 10.7 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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