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Named disc with three white spires on green backgroundCoventry Way

64 km / 40 miles

Warwickshire, W Midlands
A circuit never more than five miles or so from the centre of Coventry, it is partly coincident with the Heart of England and Centenary (Warwickshire) Ways and visits a number of villages and hamlets including Stoneleigh, Bubbenhall, Ryton, Wolston, Bretford, Brinklow, Ansty, Barnacle and Corley Moor. The route is fully named 'A Coventry Way', in Wainwright's footsteps.

There is a related annual challenge event - see website for details.

Circular walks based on the route are described in a separate publication listed below available from the Coventry Way Association and other outlets locally.


Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Named disc with three white spires on green background
Named disc with three white spires on green background
Start and Finish
SP252820 - Queens Head, Old Road, Meriden, Warwickshire
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User Group
A Coventry Way Association
106 Oxendon Way, COVENTRY, CV3 2GR
024 7645 5251
Web Sites

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Coventry Way (Coventry TIC - 2012)
Coventry Way - Circular Walks (A Coventry Way Association - 2012)


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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

From Path
Along Path
Quality Hotel Coventry  (bookable online)
3 Km
2 Km
De Vere at the Ricoh Arena  (bookable online)
3 Km
14 Km
B & B Accommodation
Barnacle Hall  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
20 Km
Macdonald Ansty Hall  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
22 Km
B & B Accommodation
Bubbenhall House  (bookable online)
1 Km
42 Km
Perchfoot (Coventry Home)  (bookable online)
5 Km
49 Km
Chesford Grange  (bookable online)
3 Km
51 Km

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Route Profile:

64.6 Km (40.1 miles)
571 m (1,873 ft) ascent
172 m (564 ft)  maximum height