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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
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Waymark: Blue diamond
Blue diamond
Easy; AONB
Start and Finish
SP204324 - Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire
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North Cotswold Diamond Way (Walking Pages - 2011)


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Noel Arms Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
17 Km
Foden Lodge  (bookable online)
1 Km
92 Km
Walkers are Welcome
3 Km
103 Km

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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