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Glyme Valley Way

26 km / 16 miles

A 16-mile walk from Chipping Norton, following the path of the River Glyme, to Woodstock.

As a part of the celebrations for Oxfordshire's 1000th birthday, BBC Oxford and the Countryside Service demonstrated the rich history and value of the county's countryside by leaving the legacy of a suggested walking route along the River Glyme, between Chipping Norton and Woodstock. A free downloadable pdf is on the website below.


Path Type
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Other Paths; Average Gradients; River
SP313271 - Chippng Norton, Oxfordshire
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SP442168 - Woodstock, Oxfordshire
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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

From Path
Along Path
Home Farm Cottage  (bookable online)
2 Km
26 Km
Water Meadow Cottage  (bookable online)
2 Km
26 Km

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Route Profile:

25.3 Km (15.7 miles)
257 m (843 ft) ascent
220 m (722 ft)  maximum height