Shropshire HillsChurch Stretton

Caer Caradoc from the Long Mynd in Shropshire
Walker on the Stiperstones in Shropshire
Ironbridge in Shropshire
Bishops Castle in Shropshire
Walkers in the Shropshire countryside

Self-guided walking

From £50 - 1 to 7 nights

Self-guided walking break at Church Stretton

Holiday reference: CSPOA

Walking routesSelf-guided walks

Shropshire has walks for all abilities, from short strolls to more challenging longer routes. You are free to borrow any of our laminated route cards from the Discovery Point at the Longmynd.

Sample route notes - slopes of Caer Caradoc,   Sample map - Slopes of Caer Caradoc

Sample route notes - Long Mynd & Carding Mill Valley,   Sample map - Long Mynd & Carding Mill Valley

Travel by:
Travel by car Car     No transport No transport required


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Ironbridge AN6X7NLaid back walks

Our easiest routes, allowing plenty of time to savour the magnificent Shropshire landscapes. All our walk notes suggest the best places to stop, great pubs, and tea rooms.


Laid back walks

Travel by car Pole Bank - 1. 5 miles
No transport Exploring the Carding Mill Valley - 3 miles
Travel by car The Stiperstones - 3 miles
No transport The Gaerstones - 4 miles
Travel by car Welshpool & Powis Castle - 4 miles
Travel by car Bishop's Castle - 4 miles
Travel by car Ironbridge Gorge - 4 miles


Walk grade logo twoWalk grade logo three Country Lane ShropshireLeg stretcher walks

Some longer walks which start to venture onto the Shropshire hills. Experience the beauty of this rural county as you walk through stunning scenery.



Leg stretcher walks

No transport Around Ragleth - 5 miles
Travel by car Stiperstones Circuit - 5 miles
No transport Slopes of Caer Caradoc - 6 miles
No transport Long Mynd & Carding Mill Valley - 6 miles
No transport Long Mynd & Ashes Hollow - 7 miles


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For those who enjoy striding out. These walks include some many of the hills within easy reach of Church Stretton.

Full on walks

No transport Ragleth & Hope Bowdler Hill - 8 miles
No transport Long Mynd & Minton Hill - 8 miles
No transport Caer Caradoc - 9 miles
Travel by car Bishop's Moat - 9 miles
No transport Caaer Caradoc & the Lawley - 11 miles
No transport Grand Long Mynd Circuit - 13 miles


Cycle routes

Self-guided cycling

In addition to route cards for self-guided walking, you can also find a range of self-guided cycling routes,allowing you to explore the area on two-wheels. The Country House has facilities for cyclists, including secure bike storage and a bike wash, and we can recommend bike hire if you are not bringing your own.

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