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Pine cone logo and nameNorth Worcestershire Path

56 km / 35 miles

Warks, W Midlands, Worcs
The North Worcestershire Path links four country parks in the north-east of the County providing contrasting views of Birmingham and the Black Country in the north and the Vale of Worcester and Severn Valley to the south. The North Worcestershire Path shown on OS mapping, now starts at Bewdley and terminates at Major's Green on the south edge of the Birmingham conurbation. The route meets with the Staffordshire Way at Kinver Edge. The Midland Link (partly on OS maps) starts at Forhill, then visits Earlswood, Tanworth in Arden, Kingswood, where a link is achieved with the Heart of England Way, then Wroxhall and Kenilworth linking with the Centenary Way (Warwickshire).


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Pine cone logo and name Waymark: Pine cone logo and name
Attributes: Challenging
SO785753 - Town Centre, Bewdley, Worcs
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SP100781 - Majors Green, Birmingham, W Midlands
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Web Sites: Worcestershire CC - North Worcestershire Path

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Softback: North Worcestershire Path & Midland Link (Walkways)
Paperback: North Worcestershire Path Walkers Guide (Worcestershire County Council - 1997)
Leaflet: North Worcestershire Path (Worcestershire County Council - 1992)


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Bunk House

  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: 138139
OS Landranger Active: 138139
OS Explorer: 218219220
OS Explorer Active: 218219220

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

From Path Along Path
Hotels: Woodcolliers Arms  (bookable online) < 1 Km < 1 Km
Bunk House: Haye Farm Sleeping Barn 2 Km < 1 Km
Hotels: Gainsborough House Hotel  (bookable online) 4 Km < 1 Km
Self-catering: Forest View Retreat  (bookable online) 4 Km 1 Km
Self-catering: The Windmill at Weatheroak  (bookable online) 1 Km 49 Km

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Connected Paths:

Path Highlights: North Worcestershire Path Highlights
Paths Marked on OS mapping: Coventry Way; Midland Link; Monarch's Way; Staffordshire Way; Worcestershire Way
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Other Paths: Birmingham and Aberystwyth Walk; Birmingham Greenway; Geopark Way; Kinver Clamber; St Kenelm's Routes; St Kenelm's Trail; St Kenelm's Way; Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal Walk; Stratford-upon-Avon Canal Walk; Worcester and Birmingham Canal Walk; Worcestershire Cakes and Ale Trail
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Anytime Challenges: Malvern Link; North Worcestershire Hills Marathon; Severn Valley Marathon; Wyre Forest Wonder


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Route Profile:

56.4 Km (35.0 miles)
1,274 m (4,180 ft) ascent
303 m (994 ft)  maximum height