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Blue diamondDiamond Way (North Cotswold)

106 km / 66 miles

A roughly diamond shaped walk visiting many small villages using quiet footpaths. Imaginative and scenic route through rural Gloucestershire, created by the RA's North Cotswold Group to celebrate the 60th Jubilee in 1995. Stretches from Northleach in the south to near Chipping Campden in the north, Guiting Power in the west to near Bourton-on-the-Water in the east.


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Blue diamond Waymark: Blue diamond
Attributes: Easy
Start and Finish:
SP204324 - Moreton-in-Marsh, Glos
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Web Sites: GPS Routes - North Cotswold Diamond Way

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Softback: North Cotswold Diamond Way (Ramblers Gloucestershire Area - 2011)


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  Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2011.
  At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger: 150151163
OS Landranger Active: 150151163
OS Explorer: 45205
OS Explorer Active: 45205

Walking Support Providers:

Support Providers: Guided Walking Holidays (HF Holidays)
Support Providers: Self-Guided Walking Holidays (Walk The Landscape)

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

From Path Along Path
B & B Accommodation: The Old Coach House  (bookable online) 4 Km 2 Km
Self-catering: Folly Farm Self Catering  (bookable online) 4 Km 12 Km
B & B Accommodation: Folly Farm Cottage  (bookable online) 4 Km 12 Km
Hotels: Noel Arms Hotel  (bookable online) < 1 Km 17 Km
Self-catering: Summer Cottage  (bookable online) < 1 Km 22 Km
National: Cotswold Way National Trail Office < 1 Km 64 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Stow on the Wold YHA, Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire 3 Km 81 Km
Self-catering: Foden Lodge  (bookable online) 1 Km 92 Km

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Connected Paths:

E Routes: E-Route 2 UK Section - Dover to Kirk Yetholm
National Trails (England & Wales): Cotswold Way National Trail
Paths Marked on OS mapping: Gloucestershire Way; Heart of England Way; Macmillan Way - Boston to Abbotsbury; Monarch's Way; Oxfordshire Way
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Other Paths: Cotswold Ring; Cotswold Round; Cotswold Village Trail; Cotswolds Walk; Donnington Way; Evenlode; Gustav Holst Way; Hobblers Way (Coast to Coast - Wash to Severn); Macmillan Way - Cotswold Link - Chipping Campden to Banbury; Macmillan Way - Cross Cotswold Pathway; Sabrina Way; Seven Shires Way; Winchcombe Way; Wye to the Thames
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Route Profile:

105.4 Km (65.5 miles)
1,823 m (5,981 ft) ascent
300 m (984 ft)  maximum height