Weekday Walks

Thursday 30th December
Kinver Edge Circular
Start at 09:00 from the car park for the Rock Houses, then over Kinver Edge, Staffs way, Worcs Way, Witnells End, Heath House Farm, Perry House, over The Sheepwalks, and Compton, with an optional detour to Enville Hall. It’s about 12 miles or 13 miles if we take in Enville Hall.

Here are details of the car parking from the N T Web Site Parking – there is free lay-by parking, on Compton Road, DY7 6DL, a 1 minute walk to the Rock Houses. If this is full you can park in the overflow car park on Kingsford Lane around the corner, DY7 5NP, this is also free, and it is a 10 minute walk from here to the Rock Houses. Just cross the road and follow the signs to Rock Houses.
Leader: Mick


Wednesday 5th January
Craven Arms to Church Stretton via Callow Hill, Strefford, Pillocks Green, Gliding Club, and Pole Bank, Town Brook
16miles
Depart: Shrewsbury 08.43
Return: Church Stretton 16.33
Leader: Mick

Wednesday 12th January
Chirk to Gobowen via Offa’s Dyke Path, Coppice Farm, and Brongyntyn Park
12 miles
Depart: Shrewsbury 08.25
Return: Gobowen 16.09 or 16.56
Leader: Mick

Wednesday 19th January
Caersws Circular via Llanwnog, Llyn-y-Tarw, Ty’n-y-cwm, and the Severn Way
12 miles
Depart: Shrewsbury 09.30
Return: Caersws 16.35
Leader: Mick

Wednesday 26th January
Bow Street to Borth via Pen-rhiw-Newydd and the Borth to Devils Bridge Path
14 miles
Depart: Shrewsbury 07.27
Return: Borth 15.44
Leader: Mick

Wednesday 2nd February
Shobdon to Ludlow via Shobdon Hill Wood, Amestry, Hill Vinals. and Starvecrow
17 miles 2700ft ascent
Depart: Shrewsbury 07.44 to Leominster for 496 bus @ 09.05
Return: Ludlow 17.18 or 18.22
Leader: Mick

Wednesday 9th February
Llangynllo to Knighton via Wernygeufron Hill, Lloyney, and Offa’s Dyke Path
12 miles
Depart: Shrewsbury 10.09
Return: Knighton 17.37
Leader: Mick

Wednesday 16th February
Kinver to Perton via the Staffordshire Way
16 miles
Depart : Shrewsbury 07.31 to Smethwick Galton Bridge for 08:34 to Stourbridge Junction for 08:58 Bus from Stourbridge Interchange to Kinver arriving 09:40
Return : Bus from Perton to Wolverhampton, frequent trains from Wolverhampton to Shrewsbury, 18:05 bus will connect to the 18.44 train to Shrewsbury
Leader : Mick

Wednesday 23rd February
Corwen to Glyn Ceiriog via Liberty Hall, Moel Ferna, and Vivod Mountain
12 miles 2400ft ascent
Depart: Shrewsbury 08.25 to Ruabon, 09.18 bus to Corwen
Return: Glyn Ceiriog bus 16.51 for Chirk train at 17.59 to Shrewsbury
Leader: Mick

Wednesday 2nd March
Glyn Ceiriog to Cynwyd, via Aber Las, Dolydd Ceiriog, and Moel Fferna
13 miles
Depart: Shrewsbury 08.25 to Chirk, then bus 64 @ 09.06
Return: Cynwyd bus T3 @ 16.04 or 17.24 to Ruabon for train @ 17.59 or 18.45 to Shrewsbury
Leader: Mick

Wednesday 9th March
Craven Arms Circular via Hopsay Hill, Clunbury, Clungunford, and Brandhill Gutter
15 miles 2000ft ascent
Depart: Shrewsbury 08.43
Return: 17.01 to Shrewsbury
Leader: Mick & Anne

Wednesday 16th March
Llanbister Road to Knighton via Beacon Lodge, Wernygeufron Hill and Knucklas
12 miles
Depart: Shrewsbury 10.09
Return: 17.36 to Shrewsbury
Leader: Mick

Wednesday 23rd March
Llanbister Road to Pen-y-Bont via St Michael’s Pool, Old Hall, and Pen-y-Rhiw
11 miles
Depart: Shrewsbury 10.09
Return: 17.05 to Shrewsbury
Leader: Mick

Wednesday 30th March
Shobdon to Bucknell via Byton and The Herefordshire Trail
15 miles 2100ft ascent
Depart: Shrewsbury 07.44 then 09.05 bus from Leominster
Return: 17.43 to Shrewsbury
Leader: Mick

Wednesday 6th April
Ledbury to Malvern Link via The Geopark Way, Eastnor, Herefordshire Beacon, Pinnacle Hill Worcestershire Beacon, and End Hill
13 miles
Depart: Shrewsbury 07.17 to Hereford then 08.37 to Ledbury
Return: 17.44 to Hereford then 18.25 to Shrewsbury
Leader: Mick
Some will travel via Wolverhampton and there will a slight wait at Ledbury for that train to arrive in the morning

Wednesday 20th April
Pen-y-Bont to Llandrindod Wells via HOW Line Trail
8 + miles
Depart: Shrewsbury 10.09
Return: 16.59 to Shrewsbury
Leader: Mick

Wednesday 27th April
Bow Street to Borth via Pen-rhiw-newydd, Pen-y-Castell, Bont-goch, and Tal-y-bont
14 miles
Depart: Shrewsbury 07.27
Return: 17.42 to Shrewsbury
Leader: Mick

Wednesday 4th May
Machynlleth to Aberdovey via Effinfilhill, Foel-y-Geifr, Tarren Hendre, Taren Cwn-ffernol, and Dyffryn-Gwyn
15 miles 3500ft ascent
Depart: Shrewsbury 07.27
Return: 17.33 or 19.40 to Shrewsbury
Leader: Mick

Wednesday 11th May
Wellington Circular via Wrekin, Little Wenlock, Braggers Hill, Loamhole Dingle, Coalbrookdale
16 miles Strenuous
Depart: Shrewsbury 08.33
Return: 17.09 to Shrewsbury
Leader: Alan & CJ

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