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Wild Edric's Way

80 km / 50 miles

Shropshire
Named after a Saxon Nobleman the route visits Bridges, Bishop's Castle, Clun and Craven Arms and is a signed linear route useing substantial sections of the Shropshire Way to link Church Stretton and Ludlow and provides an alternative route, to the Shropshire Way, through the Shropshire Hills including the Long Mynd and Kerry Ridgeway. The name commemorates a Saxon warrior at the time of William the Conqueror.

No publication but Byways Breaks and Contours provide a self-guided walk.


Details:

Path Type
Other Paths
Waymark
Named discs with sword design
Attributes
Moorland
Start
SO457934 - Church Stretton, Shropshire
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Finish
SO509746 - Ludlow, Shropshire
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Paperback

Maps:

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Walkers are Welcome

 
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:
OS Landranger
137138148
OS Landranger Active
137138148
OS Explorer
201203216217
OS Explorer Active
201203216217

Walking Support Providers:

Support Providers
Self-Guided Walking Holidays (Contours Walking Holidays)
Support Providers
Walking, Hiking and Cycling Holidays (Wheely Wonderful Cycling)
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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Along Path
Walkers are Welcome
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Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
30 Km
Hotels
The White Horse Inn  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
48 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
48 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
48 Km
Self-catering
Highgrove Barns  (bookable online)
1 Km
64 Km
Other
3 Km
66 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
80 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
80 Km

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Route Profile:

79.8 Km (49.6 miles)
2,207 m (7,241 ft) ascent
523 m (1,716 ft)  maximum height