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forestofdeanWalks with Forest of Dean ramblers (GR02) www.fodramblers.org.uk

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Midweek Walks

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 7.6 mile easy walk.

a walk across to Linear Park and back following paths shown to me by mountain bikers

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 12.0 mile strenuous walk.

Starting from Machen we head up hill to join the Sirhowy Valley Walk and then the Rhymney Valley Ridgeway Walk. Our final ascent is to Mynydd Machen and then a nice long descent.

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 8.5 mile moderate walk.

A circular walk up and through Penyard Park and then on to Weston-Under-Penyard and Rudhall and back to Ross.

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 10.2 mile moderate walk.

Penallt Old Church, Lydart Wood, Mitcheltroy Common, Cae'r Llan, Glanau and return around the South side of Penallt

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 9.3 mile moderate walk.

A circuit of a large loop in the River Wye with ancient villages, churches and wooded banks, following parts of Wye Valley Walk and Herefordshire trail.

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 10.0 mile moderate walk.

To Mallards Pike passed Danby Lodge then making our way to Bradley Hill via Blakeney Greenway, dropping to Furness Bottom then up to Viney Woodside before crossing fields (fine views across the Estuary weather permitting) on our way back to Oldcroft. One gradual and one (shortish) steep ascent.

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 8.5 mile moderate walk.

Gurnos Tramroad, Taf Fechan Nature Reserve, Pontsarn, and Morlais Hill; includes two viaducts and the oldest cast-iron railway bridge in the world. Joint walk with Maurice (01594 531096).

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 5.0 mile moderate walk.

Plump Hill; Merring Meend;Edgehills and Haywood Plantations.

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 7.8 mile moderate walk.

Garway Court, Demesne Farm and White Rocks to Garway Hill. Back via Garway Church

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 7.5 mile moderate walk.

Through villages once at the heart of the wool trade: Avening, Nailsworth and Horsley. Joint walk with Ian (01594 860904).

Weekend Walks

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 10.0 mile moderate walk.

From Bourton to Lower Slaughter, Upper Slaughter and Naunton,,Leader. 01594826805,Mobile 07826167718

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 10.0 mile moderate walk.

Rural Monmouthshire at its best, through farmland and orchards for far reaching views, some parts of Offas Dyke, Whitecastle (bring Cadw card if you have one) Llantillio's historic church plus the largest cider orchard in the EU (Whoops).

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 10.0 mile moderate walk.

Leisurely climb at own pace to summit of Fan Fawr (peak overlooking Pen y Fan), then undulating off-path across to the Beacons Way and the Taff Trail. Fabulous views and acsent and descent at a relaxed pace! Will change to a low level forest walk in the area IF high winds or inclement weather.

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 8.0 mile technical walk.

We begin at the Diving Centre, head across to Wintour's Leap, and then beneath the cliffs to the Lancaut Penisula - where you can still see some of the medicinal plants grown by monks for a Leper colony. ,Dogs, as well as humans, may have problems crossing the stretch of large boulders (but it's fun!)

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 12.0 mile moderate walk.

Follow the Grwyne Fawr valley skirting the foot of the Sugar Loaf before ascending via Cwm Bwch. Sustained climb to the top of Sugar Loaf, taken at a pace to suit all, back via woods and country lanes.

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 8.0 mile moderate walk.

Walk through woodland, along old railway lines, fields and country roads.

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 10.5 mile moderate walk.

Left at Lion Inn towards Maryland , along Greenway Lane, right onto Beacon Road and car park 100 yards on left. Wonderful views, ancient woodlands, Cleddon Falls, forest streams and standing stones.

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 9.0 mile moderate walk.

To Woorgreen Lake, then on to Linear Park and then to pick up the Wysis Way at Steam Mills, then following the Way to Speculation before returning to the Woodlands.

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 11.0 mile strenuous walk.

We shall catch the 10:05am Bus to Coleford - Angel Hotel then proceed to ramble back via Clearwell, Ellwood, Bream, Kidnalls.

Join the Forest of Dean group for a 8.0 mile moderate walk.

Walk onto old Lydney to Lydbrook railway line then climb gradually through woodland to Hawsley, followed by Pludds, followed by Ruardean Hill then descending to Serridge Woods etc.

 

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Corse Hartpury Rudford Churcham before following the Severn to Tidenham