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Letters WW in greenWardens' Way

22 km / 14 miles

The Way provides a link between the Oxfordshire Way at Bourton-on-the-Water and the Cotswold Way National Trail at Winchcombe. Whereas its sister route, the Windrush Way, takes to the hills, the Wardens' Way winds through the villages of Lower and Upper Slaughter, Naunton and Guiting Power.

Updated route description and sketch map are now available from Walkers are Welcome (Winchcombe) as a pdf download, link below.


Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Letters WW in green
Letters WW in green
Average Gradients; AONB; Downland/Wolds
SP167209 - Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire
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SP023282 - Winchcombe, Gloucestershire
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External PDF
Wardens Way (Walkers are Welcome - Winchcombe - 2017)


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
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Route Profile:

22.1 Km (13.7 miles)
389 m (1,276 ft) ascent
296 m (971 ft)  maximum height