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Callywith Wood Walk
(Average user rating: 5 unrated 5/5)

Trail details

Grade of Trail:

  • Moderate

Trail Waymarking:


Length of trail:

2.5 miles

Trail is currently open


Trail description

Please note: this trail will be closed due to the routine felling program from the 25th November until early March 2014.  All other walking trails will be open as normal.

Follow this trail and you will be taken on a stroll along good tracks with gradual slopes. About half way around the walk you arrive at a view point from where you can see up the valley of Cardinham Water to its source on Bodmin Moor.

You can download a trail map.

What do other visitors say?

5 Stars 5 Stars

I walked this trail this morning & the climb to the top of the valley is so worth it. You feel as though your on top of the trees and what a view along the valley.Well signposted, blissfully quiet even though half term holidays!

Christine, 1/Jun/2016

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What's Here?

  • Cycling
  • Cycling is permitted on forest roads.
  • Horse riding
  • Riding is permitted on forest roads.
  • Ancient Monuments
  • This woodland contains an exceelnt example of an Iron Age hill fort.
  • Orienteering
  • A permenant course has been devised by Wrekin Orienteers. Courses are suitable for beginners and maps can be bought from Ludlow Tourist information Centre for approximately 1.50.
  • Picnic
  • There are two picnic tables in the car park.
  • Walking
  • There is one walking trail from this car park that leads up to the hill fort.
  • Viewpoint
  • Views across the surrounding countryside can be seen from the hill fort.
  • Wildlife
  • Bluebells are out in the woodland Apri/May time.
More about what's here


OS Grid ref: SX 100 667

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