Circular walk in Mendip Hill

A Shipham walk posted on 09/06/19 by Aurelie-21. Update : 16/07/19

Walk through Rowberrow Warren which is a beautiful woodland, set on a hillside with large paths.

Technical sheet
Calculated time Calculated time: 2h10[?]
Distance Distance : 6.29km
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 171m
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 167m
Highest point Highest point : 269m
Lowest point Lowest point : 132m
Easy Difficulty : Easy
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Location Location : Shipham
Starting point Starting point : N 51.320913° / W 2.790463°
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Path View of the plain


Use car park facing the Swan Inn.

(D/A) The walk starts in School Lane. Walk until the path split and turn left.

(1) Take the path on your right, then take the wide path that goes up and straight.

(2) Follow the path on the left. At the first intersection, keep going straight to the second intersection where you'll go right and right again at the next intersection.

(3) Turn first left.

(4) Turn right.

(5) Take the small path on your left.

(6) Turn right to join West Mendip Way and go right again at the next intersection until you reach the car park (D/A)

Waypoints :
D/A : km 0 - alt. km 0 - Car park
1 : km 1.02 - alt. km 1.02
2 : km 1.59 - alt. km 1.59
3 : km 2.88 - alt. km 2.88
4 : km 3.37 - alt. km 3.37
5 : km 4.16 - alt. km 4.16
6 : km 5.06 - alt. km 5.06
D/A : km 6.29 - alt. km 6.29 - Car park

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