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Named disc with Forest of Avon logoCommunity Forest Path

72 km / 45 miles

Bath & NE Somerset, Bristol, N Somerset, S Gloucestershire
A route around Bristol using footpaths, tracks and some sections of rural lanes providing a variety of landscapes with views of the Mendip Hills, Severn Estuary and the Severn road bridges. It takes in Ashton Court, Blaise Castle and the Clifton Suspension Bridge. It is coincident with the Bristol & Bath Railway Path (16 miles) for two miles at Warmley. It is coincident with part of the Two Rivers Way and links with the River Avon Trail at Keynsham.


Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Named disc with Forest of Avon logo
Named disc with Forest of Avon logo
Average Gradients; River; Heritage
Start and Finish
ST656690 - Keynsham, Bath & NE Somerset
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Community Forest Path - Schematic Map (Friends of the Community Forest Path)
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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Route Profile:

72.2 Km (44.9 miles)
1,154 m (3,786 ft) ascent
219 m (719 ft)  maximum height