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Yellow logo on green backgroundbc ring

98 km / 61 miles

Powys, Shrops
The bc ring is 61 mile (98km), long distance footpath around the historic market town of Bishop’s Castle, Shropshire. Bishop’s Castle is in the heart of a beautiful walking area of the Shropshire Hills, bordering an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, between Ludlow and Shrewsbury.


Details:

Path Type
Other Paths
Waymark: Yellow logo on green background
Waymark
Yellow logo on green background
Attributes
Challenging; Moorland
Start and Finish
SO322885 - Bishop's Castle, Shrops
View on StreetMap
Web Sites

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook
bc ring (Bishop?s Castle Walking Festival)
Badge
Badge for bc ring (Bishop?s Castle Walking Festival)

Maps:

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National Trails (England & Wales)
Paths Marked on OS mapping
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Show Accommodation
Hostel Accommodation
Bunk House
B & B Accommodation
Hotels
Self-catering

Show Points of Interest
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
126137148
OS Landranger Active
126137148
OS Explorer
201216217
OS Explorer Active
201216217

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
From Path
Along Path
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
31 Km
Walkers are Welcome
3 Km
36 Km
B & B Accommodation
Ragleth House  (bookable online)
4 Km
36 Km
Self-catering
Highgrove Barns  (bookable online)
3 Km
51 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
70 Km
Hotels
The White Horse Inn  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
70 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
70 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
98 Km

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Connected Paths:


Downloads:

GPS Exchange Format Route File
MemoryMap Route file
Tracklogs Route file

Route Profile:

97.8 Km (60.8 miles)
2,976 m (9,764 ft) ascent
522 m (1,713 ft)  maximum height