Winter views from the scarp in a figure of eight: No 2

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2.5 mile walk onto the Hill Fort and through the woods, followed by an optional 3 miles to Shurdington Hill returning via the Cotswold Way. Fine views off the scarp to Cheltenham, Gloucester and the Malverns. A few short climbs.


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: Moderate
Date: Wed February 13, 2019
Time: 10:00 AM
Duration: 1.5 hours
Distance: 2.5 miles
OS Grid Ref: SO 931 164
Map Ref: C4
Starting Point: Crickley Hill Country Park. Entrance off minor road to Leckhampton. Free parking in the Coach Park by kind permission of the Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust. Please use their on site café after the walk.
Stile Free: No
Leader: Pippa Burgon, Graham Saunders, Dave Gladstone
Organiser: Cotswold Voluntary Wardens