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Wentnor & Linley Beeches

For a glorious walk through some of Shropshire’s most iconic tree-scapes, check out my Wentnor and Linley Beeches route in the June 2017 issue of Country Walking.

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Newcastle on Clun

Check out the Spring 2017 issue of Country Walking magazine for my route of ‘middles’ around Newcastle on Clun (it feels like the ‘middle’ of nowhere, yet is also the ‘middle’ point of Offa’s Dyke).

Harley’s Mountain


Climb the mountain that isn’t a mountain, in the November 2016 issue of Country Walking magazine (out now). Harley’s Mountain is near Lingen, in Herefordshire, is the focus of this route.

Those with TrailZilla access should search for code: TZID31191

Clun & Black Hill


Fancy stepping into Bruce Chatwin’s shoes? Explore Shropshire’s idyllic countryside around Clun, reputedly the inspiration behind Chatwin’s novel ‘On The Black Hill’, in the October 2016 issue of Country Walking magazine.

TrailZilla ID: TZID31011

Chirk & the Llangollen Canal

Chirk - Country Walking - August 2016

Chirk – Country Walking – August 2016

The August issue of Country Walking magazine has a route around Chirk and the Llangollen canal. This one is for the international wanderer who likes crisscrossing the border between two countries.

Trailzilla users can access the route via code TZID30598

Caer Caradoc

Caer Caradoc - Country Walking - May 2016

Caer Caradoc – Country Walking – May 2016

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Strictly Come Lekking

BBC Countryfile magazine - May 2016


Witness early morning dance contestants compete for the avian equivalent of the Glitter Ball Trophy in the black grouse lek, says Simon Whaley.

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High Tove (and Blea Tarn … no, the other one)

High Tove- Country Walking - Spring 2016

Hi ho, hi ho, it’s off to High Tove we go … Well, not if you read Wainwright’s books. He didn’t like the place. But I think he just picked the wrong day! To see if you agree, watch the video below of the 360 degree view …

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Hopton Castle

Hopton Castle - Country Walking - Spring 2016

Hop to it, and if you’re quick you can buy a copy of the Spring 2016 issue of Country Walking magazine, which contains my borderland wander that passes Hopton Castle.

For those with access to Trailzilla the route code is TZID29204

Pembridge Perambulation

Pembridge - Country Walking - March 2016

Fancy a 7.5 mile wander around the beautiful Herefordshire countryside? Check out the March 2016 issue of Country Walking with my Pembridge route.

Anyone with access to TrailZilla can use the code TZID29008 for full details.

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