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Bromfield to Craven Arms

A moderate walk (countryside) starting and finishing in Shropshire, England, about 11.50km (7.15 mi) long with an estimated walking time of about 3:45h. It is suitable for families with children, but unsuitable for prams & pushchairs, wheelchairs.
Elevation Profile
Gain 140m (459ft)
Loss 107m (351ft)
Max. Elevation 240m (787ft)
Elevation (total) 247m (810ft)
Start
Bromfield
End
Craven Arms, Shropshire, England
Distance 11.50km
(7.15mi)
Duration ~3:45h
Difficulty  
Moderate
Car Free Walks TeamCreated by Timwoods on 30 Jan 2012
This walk follows country paths through the beautiful countryside of Shropshire's Teme Valley.  It's a lovely part of the country for which 'rolling' is the perfect description. Buses between Craven Arms and Ludlow stop at Bromfield. This is one of several linear walks provided by Shropshire Walking. For more routes visit: www.shropshirewalking.co.uk/shropshire-way/linear-walks.htm

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Waypoints

OS Grid SO480769
Take the bus to Bromfield. If coming from the north, cross the A49 via the underpass. Continue past the parish church.
OS Grid SO480766
At the bridge over the River Teme, take the footpath heading on the northern side of the river through the pasture.
About 0.34 km (~0.21 miles) from
OS Grid SO458761
Head up to Stead Vallets farm.
About 2.20 km (~1.37 miles) from
OS Grid SO446766
Walk to the road heading to Duxmoor. To avoid the road walk, you can take a longer loop round via Cookeridge.
About 1.30 km (~0.81 miles) from
OS Grid SO444784
Head up to the quiet village of Whittytree. Take the path across the road heading uphill.
About 1.80 km (~1.12 miles) from
OS Grid SO432787
Follow the path then loop back to join the bridleway into Aldon Gutter.
About 1.30 km (~0.81 miles) from
OS Grid SO434795
Head into Aldon and follow the road uphill, which has amazing views over the Onny valley.
About 0.84 km (~0.52 miles) from
OS Grid SO435815
Cross the Marches railway line, with wonderful views of Stokesay Castle and Norton Wood.
About 1.99 km (~1.24 miles) from
OS Grid SO427829
Follow the Shropshire Way into Craven Arms to complete the walk.
About 1.60 km (~0.99 miles) from

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