Walks in the Newent area
Newent Walks and More Newent Walks
These are two new 40 page full colour books featuring clear maps and
detailed history notes of the area have published and are now available
from local shops and attractions or call 01531 820638 to order by mail.
Maps are also available from some local churches (Redmarley and Dymock)
showing walks through some of the most scenic countryside in Britain.
The maps not only feature detailed routes but are also packed with local
information and notes.
Look out for information of walks on the what's on pages.
The Ordnance Survey map 'Explorer OL14' is produced specifically for
walkers, cyclists and horse riders and shows all the public rights of
way in the area. From this map it is possible to explore many of the
wonderful sights in the area including May Hill, Newent Woods, Dymock
Forest, Castle Hill Wood, the village of Clifford's Mesne and large
sections of the Leadon Vale. It is also possible to follow sections of
the Herefordshire and Gloucestershire Canal and witness the work being
carried out to reinstate it as a functional waterway within the next ten
Public footpaths around Newent town and the surrounding villages are
currently being upgraded to tie in with future tourism plans for the
area. A new site has been launched to cover the walks through the Kempley