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Of Mines & Men

Sat 17th Feb 2024

Walk Details:

Event Type
Group Walk
Local Group
South Wales
Start Time
Speculation c.p, about 1/4 mile North of Forest of Dean Cycle Centre. See for exact location; click on icon to get What3Words (but ignore postcode given). Website for Forest of Dean Cycle Centre is (quoted postcode is the nearest reliable postcode to Speculation c.p). (It is advisable to arrive 10 minutes before the meet/start time). Please check South Wales website before you travel for any last minute changes

A meander along tracks & pathways to visit the sites of some of the more than 200 disused coal- and iron-mines & quarries in this heavily exploited area of the country. Graded as moderate with 2,000 feet of ascent


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