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Cathedral silhouette, hill and skySarum Way

50 km / 31 miles

A route around Salisbury with links to the Avon Valley Path, Clarendon Way and Monarch's Way with visits made to South Newton, Alderbury and Charlton and other villages.

The publication The Sarum Way is currently out of print, however South Wilts RA have kindly allowed us to offer the text of the route as a free download to our LDWA members until such time as the booklet is reprinted.

Route details see website below.

Note section through the grounds of Clarendon House, a permissive path, has now been withdrawn and the publication withdrawn. There is a slightly longer alternative on public paths and roads.


Path Type
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Waymark: Cathedral silhouette, hill and sky
Cathedral silhouette, hill and sky
Average Gradients; Downland/Wolds
Start and Finish
SU126353 - Lower Woodford, Wiltshire
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53.7 Km (33.4 miles)
941 m (3,087 ft) ascent
172 m (564 ft)  maximum height