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Green pear logo on named discsWorcestershire Way

50 km / 31 miles

Starting along the River Severn in the Georgian town of Bewdley, it crosses rolling farmland to reach the Abberley Hills. It continues over the hills of Penny and Ankerdine to cross the River Teme. The Suckley Hills are also traversed and from Cowleigh it crosses the northern main Malvern Hills to the Victorian spa town of Great Malvern beneath. The route was revised in 2004.


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Green pear logo on named discs Waymark: Green pear logo on named discs
Attributes: Challenging; River; Heritage
SO785755 - Bewdley, Worcs
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SO775459 - Great Malvern, Worcs
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Web Sites: Worcestershire CC - Worcestershire Way
  GPS Routes - Worcestershire Way

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Paperback: Worcestershire Way Walker's Guide (Worcestershire County Council - 2004)
Leaflet: Worcestershire Way Accommodation Guide (Worcestershire County Council)


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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: 138149150
OS Landranger Active: 138149150
OS Explorer: 190204218
OS Explorer Active: 190204218

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

From Path Along Path
Hotels: Woodcolliers Arms  (bookable online) < 1 Km < 1 Km
Hotels: Gainsborough House Hotel  (bookable online) 3 Km < 1 Km
Bunk House: Haye Farm Sleeping Barn < 1 Km 3 Km
Self-catering: Forest View Retreat  (bookable online) 3 Km 5 Km
Self-catering: Pitlands Farm  (bookable online) 1 Km 26 Km
B & B Accommodation: Huntlands Farm Bed & Breakfast  (bookable online) 1 Km 34 Km
B & B Accommodation: Retreat at The Clover Mill  (bookable online) 1 Km 41 Km
B & B Accommodation: Poplar Cottage Bed & Breakfast  (bookable online) 3 Km 46 Km
B & B Accommodation: Elim Conference Centre  (bookable online) < 1 Km 49 Km
Self-catering: Holywell Suite  (bookable online) 3 Km 50 Km
B & B Accommodation: Montrose House  (bookable online) < 1 Km 50 Km
Hotels: The Malvern  (bookable online) 3 Km 50 Km

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Connected Paths:

Path Highlights: Worcestershire Way Highlights
Paths Marked on OS mapping: Gloucestershire Way; North Worcestershire Path
Other Paths: Elan Valley Way; Geopark Way; Great English Walk; Sabrina Way; Teme Valley Walk; Teme Valley Way; Three Choirs Way; Worcestershire Cakes and Ale Trail; Wye to the Thames
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Anytime Challenges: Abberley Amble; Black Pear Marathon; Carpet Baggers 50; Malvern Hills Challenge Walk; Malvern Link; Mini-Alps; Robert's Romp; Severn Valley Marathon
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Route Profile:

46.8 Km (29.1 miles)
1,560 m (5,118 ft) ascent
336 m (1,102 ft)  maximum height