Horsing about on Shank’s Pony

Tue 10th Dec 2024


Walk Details:

Event Type
Group Walk
Region
Central England
Local Group
Staffordshire
Distance
11ml.
Start Time
09.30
Route
Start Point: Darnford Park c.p, Ryknild Street, Lichfield. Just off Tamworth Road/A51. Small c.p, please car share if possible. (2nd c.p further up the park off Darnford Lane)
General Notes
Following ancient bridleways past a former race course, over fields where horses would once have been part of the agricultural landscape, & on to a Roman staging post. Returning along a canal tow path in the hoofprints of the horses who pulled the barges. An easy, flat walk with a few stories 'straight from the horse's mouth'.
Contact
Melanie (text preferred) Tel: 07974 727616
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