On this walk we visit sites featured in the BBC TV programme Springwatch. We visit Sherbourne Brook and cross the Windrush valley to follow the River Windrush, climbing up to the charming village of Great Rissington. Our return leg provides views over the North Cotswolds. Bring drinks and snacks.
The National Trust carpark is free to members on production of a membership card. A small charge is made for non members.
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.
|Date: Tue April 16, 2019|
|Time: 10:00 AM|
|Duration: 3.5 hours|
|Distance: 7 miles|
|OS Grid Ref: SP 175 154|
|Map Ref: F5|
|Starting Point: Water Meadows car park (NT) near Northfield Barn, Sherbourne|
|Stile Free: No|
|Leader: David Russell and Alan Thomas|
|Organiser: Cotswolds Voluntary Wardens|