Cud Hill: Views and Valleys

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A walk across the top of Spoonbed valley to Cud Hill with glorious views across the Severn Vale, then a circuit via Moorend around the headwaters of the River Twyver. A long climb back up the escarpment to Pope's Wood.


This walk is organised by Cotswold Voluntary Wardens, the voluntary arm of the Cotswolds Conservation Board. These walks offer an interesting and often entertaining way of exploring our wonderful Cotswold countryside and landscape. All walks by the Voluntary Wardens are FREE OF CHARGE however donations are welcome and help us to take care of the countryside.

PLEASE: always remember to wear appropriate footwear because some walks may be steep and muddy in places. Dogs are not allowed on walks, except guide dogs and hearing dogs. It is advisable to check the website or call the Cotswolds Conservation Board (01451 862000) beforehand for details of any changes, particularly during bad weather.

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Difficulty: Strenuous
Date: Wed March 14, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM
Duration: 3 hours
Distance: 5.5 miles
OS Grid Ref: SO 867 118
Map Ref: C5
Starting Point: Car park near Painswick Beacon / Catbrain quarry on the road between the A46 and B4073
Stile Free: No
Leader: Steven Pascoe, Pippa Burgon , Graham Saunders, John Shaw
Organiser: Cotswold Voluntary Wardens