Malvern Walking Festival: Winchcombe Wander

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Walk No: MWF12
Winchcombe Wander
10 miles; allow 6 hours

A circular walk along the wooded slopes of the Cotswold Escarpment from picture perfect Winchcombe. The walk heads out of town on the Wardens Way passing Sudeley Castle (burial place of Catherine Parr, Henry VIII’s 6th wife) before climbing steadily and then following the contour northwards to join part of the Cotswold Way. Heading down towards Wood Stanway, we return on the Winchcombe Way, passing the ruins of Hailes Abbey (free entry for NT and English Heritage members).

Please bring a packed lunch, snacks and plenty to drink.

Start: 10.00 am

Meet: and park in Back Lane Car Park. £1 for all day parking
Grid reference: SP 024 284
Post Code: GL54 5PZ
What3words: somewhere.fidgeted.quibble

Difficulty: Hard

Walk Leader: Lyndon Bracewell (Worcester Ramblers & HF Holidays)

Cost: £5.00

Saturday 28 May 2022