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Severn Trow logo and named postsSevern Way

360 km / 224 miles

Bristol, Glos, Powys, Shrops, S Glos, Worcs
A route along the entire Severn Valley from the source to the sea. Starting on the wild Plynlimon plateau in Mid-Wales, the route takes in Hafren Forest, Llanidloes, Newtown, Welshpool, Shrewsbury and Ironbridge before heading south through Worcester, Tewkesbury and Gloucester to Severn Beach then linking along the Avon into Bristol City Centre.

Links include Gloucestershire Way, Wye Valley Walk, Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal Walk, Worcester & Birmingham Canal Walk, Three Choirs Way and Telford and Wrekin Walks, and Shakespeare's Avon Way now provides a promoted route along the Avon.

Photograph: Part of the walk alongside the Gloucestershire Canal at Slimbridge.

Severn way. Blocked at Llandrinio bridge near Welshpool. The road bridge is down for 7 weeks from 25th July 2016 08.00 til 18.30 daily. You can't physically cross the bridge.


Details:

Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Severn Trow logo and named posts
Waymark
Severn Trow logo and named posts
Attributes
Moorland; River
Start and Finish
SN822899 - Plynlimon, Powys
View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Paperback
Severn Way (Cicerone Guides) (Cicerone Press - 2014)
Paperback
Guide to Severn Way East Bank (Gloucestershire County Council - 1989)
Leaflets
Severn Way (Powys County Council)

Maps:

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger
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OS Landranger Active
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OS Explorer
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OS Explorer Active
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Walking Support Providers:

Support Providers
Coach Assisted Walking Holidays (Bobs Walking Holidays)

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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B & B Accommodation
The Old Vicarage  (bookable online)
5 Km
13 Km
Hotels
The Unicorn Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
18 Km
Self-catering
Dan Y Coed  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
19 Km
B & B Accommodation
Mid Wales Arts Centre/ B&B  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
33 Km
Hotels
Maesmawr Hall Hotel  (bookable online)
1 Km
34 Km
B & B Accommodation
The Old Vicarage Dolfor  (bookable online)
4 Km
46 Km
B & B Accommodation
The Forest Country House B&B  (bookable online)
3 Km
47 Km
Self-catering
Highgate Barn House  (bookable online)
3 Km
48 Km
Self-catering
Highgate Accommodation  (bookable online)
3 Km
48 Km
Self-catering
Penygelli Apartments  (bookable online)
1 Km
49 Km
B & B Accommodation
Dolforwyn Hall  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
54 Km
Walkers are Welcome
4 Km
59 Km
Self-catering
Trefnant Hall Cottage Suite  (bookable online)
2 Km
63 Km
Other
Trefnant Hall  (bookable online)
2 Km
63 Km
B & B Accommodation
Long Mountain B&B  (bookable online)
1 Km
70 Km
B & B Accommodation
Vine House Bed & Breakfast  (bookable online)
3 Km
72 Km
Self-catering
The Old Stable  (bookable online)
3 Km
72 Km
Self-catering
Bluebell at Gaer Fawr  (bookable online)
3 Km
74 Km
Other
Lane Farm Bed & Breakfast  (bookable online)
2 Km
79 Km
Self-catering
Beudy Bryn Celyn  (bookable online)
4 Km
81 Km
Hotels
The Golden Lion Hotel  (bookable online)
3 Km
81 Km
B & B Accommodation
Rhandregynwen Hall  (bookable online)
3 Km
83 Km
Walkers are Welcome
4 Km
136 Km
B & B Accommodation
The Stanage  (bookable online)
4 Km
140 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
142 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
142 Km
Hotels
The Bear Inn  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
157 Km
Self-catering
Forest View Retreat  (bookable online)
4 Km
179 Km
Hotels
Gainsborough House Hotel  (bookable online)
3 Km
181 Km
Self-catering
Look Out Lodge  (bookable online)
2 Km
197 Km
Self-catering
The Hayloft  (bookable online)
3 Km
199 Km
Self-catering
3 Km
204 Km
Self-catering
worcester city centre cottage  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
206 Km
B & B Accommodation
Holland House  (bookable online)
2 Km
207 Km
Self-catering
Four Seasons  (bookable online)
1 Km
208 Km
Self-catering
The Barn, Beechcroft  (bookable online)
3 Km
211 Km
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Manor House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
212 Km
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Poplar Cottage Bed & Breakfast  (bookable online)
5 Km
213 Km
Self-catering
Shepherds Lodge  (bookable online)
1 Km
226 Km
Hotels
Corse Lawn House Hotel  (bookable online)
3 Km
242 Km
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< 1 Km
298 Km
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360 Km
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360 Km
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360 Km

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Downloads:

GPS Exchange Format Route File
Leaflet - External PDF
MemoryMap Route file
Tracklogs Route file

Route Profile:

360.3 Km (223.9 miles)
3,280 m (10,761 ft) ascent
605 m (1,985 ft)  maximum height