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Ruff guide to Haughmond Hill
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Find out about me, my owner and my favourite place for a walk in Haughmond Hill, as well as great dog friendly places to eat and sleep near by.

Meet Finch the dog from Haughmond Hill

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  My owner and me

I love being outdoors – I am a working dog, so I use my nose a lot to sniff out different things. Good thing too as I work with Alan, a wildlife ranger. I am a four-year old mix of a Labrador and Bavarian mountain hound. I also have big black ears, which come in very handy.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Favourite treat

Kidney, preferably in pie (I think my owner may be partial to this too).

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Best trick

As I'm a working dog, I am great at sniffing things out.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Arch rival

Alan's truck and the rain – I just don’t like working in it. It’s really wet and cold, and I’d rather be warm.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Favourite places for a walk

I like to walk on Haughmond Hill - this wood is busier than most of the woods I visit with Alan, so has lots of scents to follow. I also enjoy walks around Mortimer Forest (Ludlow) which has four walking trails to explore.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Water stops

Haughmond Hill cafe has water bowls, including a raised one for large dogs. The cafe is very small, but there are dog keeps by the toilets and picnic tables.

Making a bug home at an Eco-Kids event.  Other useful information

There are locally made dog treats sold in the cafe. Yummy! Haughmond Hill is reasonably level, for Shropshire, if you start out from the car park. There are two surfaced trails which make the going easier if either dog or walker need that. Visit Haughmond Hill for more information about what's available on site.

Dog friendly places to   stay

Dinham Hall - 0.63 miles away

By the Castle, Ludlow, Shropshire SY8 1EJ
Tel: 01584 876464

Church Inn - 0.78 miles away

The Buttercross, Ludlow SY8 1AW
Tel: 01584 872174

Angel House B&B - 4.66 miles away

Angel Bank, Bitterley, Nr Ludlow SY8 3HT
Tel: 01584 891377

Strefford Hall Farm Cottage (Sleeps 2) - 7.81 miles away

Robins & Swallows Nest, Strefford Hall, Craven Arms, Shropshire SY7 8DE
Tel: 01588 672383

Presteigne Cottages (Sleeps 2 to 10) - 13.01 miles away

6 Broad Street, Presteigne, Powys LD8 2AA
Tel: 01544 260695

The Castle Hotel - 14.19 miles away

Market Square, Bishops Castle, Shropshire SY9 5BN
Tel: 01588 638403

Dog friendly places to eat

The Unicorn - 0.93 miles away

Corve Street, Ludlow, Shropshire SY8 1DU
Tel: 01584 873555

The Sun Inn - 6.69 miles away

Corfton, Craven Arms, Shropshire SY7 9DF
Tel: 01584 861239 

The Riverside Inn - 7.27 miles away

Aymestrey, near Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 9ST
Tel: 01568 708440

The Royal Oak Hotel - 9.54 miles away

South Street, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 8JA
Tel: 01568 612610

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What's Here?

  • Baby Changing
  • Cafe
  • Dogs
  • Easy Access
  • Information
  • Litter bin
  • Ancient Monuments
  • Parking (chargeable)
  • Picnic
  • Play area
  • Trail (easy)
  • Walking
  • Viewpoint
  • Toliets


OS Grid ref: SJ 545 147
Postcode: SY4 4PW

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Georgina Sharp
Recreation Ranger
0300 0676977­

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