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Green pear logo on named discsWorcestershire Way


50 km / 31 miles
Starting along the River Severn in the Georgian town of Bewdley, it crosses rolling farmland to reach the Abberley Hills. It continues over the hills of Penny and Ankerdine to cross the River Teme. The Suckley Hills are also traversed and from Cowleigh it crosses the northern main Malvern Hills to the Victorian spa town of Great Malvern beneath.

The route was revised to its current version in 2004.


Waymark: Green pear logo on named discs
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Green pear logo on named discs
Attributes: Paths marked on OS mapping
Start: SO785755 - Bewdley, Worcestershire View on StreetMap
Finish: SO775459 - Great Malvern, Worcestershire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Worcestershire CC - Worcestershire Way Worcestershire Way [YouTube video]

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Worcestershire Way Walkers' Guide  (Worcestershire County Council  - 2004 )
Badge Badge for Worcestershire Way  (Worcestershire County Council )


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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 138, 149, 150
OS Landranger Active 138, 149, 150
OS Explorer 190, 204, 218
OS Explorer Active 190, 204, 218
Other Paper Maps:
ZigZag 16 Stripmap
Worcestershire Way: Bewdley to Great Malvern (Yellow Publications - Feb 2016)

Walking Support Providers:

Support Providers
Baggage Handling and Self-Guided Walks (Black Pear Walking Tours)

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Bunk House
< 1 km
3 km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 km
26 km

Connected Paths:


GPX Route File
Worcestershire Way GPX Exchange Format Route File
Last Updated 12/09/2018 20:37:41 - Updated to follow current OS mapping
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MemoryMap Route File
Worcestershire Way Memory Map Route File
Last Updated 12/09/2018 20:37:41 - Updated to follow current OS mapping
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Tracklogs Route File
Worcestershire Way Tracklogs Route file
Last Updated 12/09/2018 20:37:43 - Updated to follow current OS mapping
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Route Profile:

48.7 km (30.3 miles)
1,681 m (5,515 ft) ascent
348 m (1,142 ft)  maximum height

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