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 Local Walks from Ash Tree Cottage nr Cheddar and Wells

As keen walkers ourselves we carry a large stock of local walking books and maps which we can loan you. The walks vary from flat and easy, to uphill and strenuous. Some walks we have written ourselves and we try to include a pub stop along the way for lunch. Here is a list of some of the walks for which we can provide you details.


1    Cheddar Valley Railway Walk (Strawberry line) 10 miles, flat, easy walk from Congresbury to Cheddar - one way linear walk
2 Cheddar Gorge 6 miles, 2 steep climbs
3 Cheddar - The River Yeo 5 miles, flat, easy
4 Cheddar Village 3 miles, flat, easy, Village sites / history
5 Cheddar, Axbridge, Fry's Hill, Cheddar Wood 8 miles, 1 steep climb, views
6 Cheddar, Warren's Hill, Charterhouse 12 miles, some steep climbs
7 Cheddar via Mendip Way, Callow Hill, Cheddar Wood 12 miles, some steep climbs
8 Kings Wood, Crook Peak via Compton Bishop 6 miles, some steep climbs
9 Hinton Charterhouse 3.5 miles, easy
10 Blackford, Westham 3miles, flat, easy, circular from Ash Tree Cottage
11 Blackford, Westham, Sand 5 miles, flat, easy, circular from Ash Tree Cottage
12 Blackford, Wedmore 4 / 5  miles, flat, easy, circular from Ash Tree Cottage
13 The Rodney Legg Walk 7 miles, circular from Ash Tree Cottage
14 Burrington Combe 6.5 miles, moderate
15 Weston Woods and Sand Bay 6 miles, one climb
16 Priddy 4.75 miles, one short climb
17 Rodney Stoke, Westbury Sub Mendip 7 miles, climbs,
18 Rowberrow, Dolebury Camp 6 miles, diversity of scenery, climbs -Rock Of Ages Burrington
19 Rodney Stoke, Hill Lane, Westbury Beacon 6 miles, climbs
20 Axbridge, Cheddar Reservoir, Cheddar Wood 2 miles, climb
21 Shipham, Longbottom, Winterhead Hill 5 miles, climb
22 Churchill, Dolebury Camp 4 miles, climb
23 Banwell, The Caves 3.5 miles
24 Kings Wood, Banwell, Strawberry Line 6.75 miles, short climb
25 Uphill 1.5 miles, easy
26 Litton 2 miles, easy, flat
27 Blagdon Lake 6 miles, easy
28 Ubley 6.5 miles, steep climb
29 Burrow Bridge Somerset Levels 6  miles, flat, easy
30 Shapwick, Somerset Levels 8 miles, flat, easy
31 Westhay Moor, Somerset Levels 5 miles, flat, easy
Also see  


Longer Somerset Walks 


The Parrett Trail 40 miles Bridgewater to Dorset
West Mendip Way 30 miles Uphill to Wells
East Mendip Way 20 miles Wells to Frome
Limestone Link 37 miles Shipham to Cold Ashton
The Greenway Southern Walk 18 miles Quantocks South
The Greenway Northern Walk 20 miles Quantocks North
Two Rivers Way 20 miles Congresbury to Keynsham
Bristol - Bath tow path 12.5 miles - walk or off road cycle
Bath - Bradford on Avon tow path 9.5 miles - walk or off road cycle
Grand Western Canal Walk 11.25 miles - walk or off road cycle
Taunton - Bridgwater Canal tow path 14 miles -walk or off road cycle
  Coleridge Way 36 miles Quantocks From Nether Stowey to Porlock
  River Avon Trail 20 miles - level - Pill through Bristol to Bath 
  Frome Valley Way 12.5 miles - River Frome between Old Sodbury and Castle Park in Bristol
  The Dramway 12 miles -route of nineteenth century tramway which carried coal from Coalpit Heath in the Bristol coalfield, down to the river Avon



For enquiries and to check availability call Wendy Nicholson

Tel 01934 712867 / Email From Here

Ash Tree House, Poolbridge Road, Blackford, Wedmore, Somerset BS28 4PA

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