Sunday 5th September 2021

Walk No.5  (20 miles)

Various Pools and Lakes

Discover some of the balancing pools and lakes that were so important to the Industrial Revolution and the canal network around the Gorge and into Telford.

Start time:  0800

Start point: TF8 7JP

Duration: 8-9 hours


Walk Leader: Neil Cartman

Max No. of walkers: 20

Book Walk

Walk No.6  (11 miles)

The Old and the New

Discovering some of the newly created and original communities of the Shropshire coalfields that make up Telford.

Start time:  1000

Start point: TF8 7NJ

Duration: 6-7 hours


Walk Leader: Jane Warman

Max No. of walkers: 20

Book Walk

Walk No.7  (6 miles)

Braggers Hill

A walk with fine views from Braggers Hill.  Returning via Coalmoor.

Start time:  1030

Start point: TF8 7DX

Duration: 3-4 hours


Walk Leader: Linda Birtwhistle

Max No. of walkers: 20

Book Walk

Walk No.8  (3.5 miles)

Benthall Woods and Grounds

An opportunity to exercise your dog in the woodland surrounding Benthall Hall with some wonderful views across the Gorge.

Start time:  1930

Start point: TF12 5RX

Duration: 1.5 hours


Walk Leader: Neil Cartman

Max No. of walkers: 20

Book Walk

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