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Bristol and Bath Railway Path

Bath & NE Somerset, Bristol, S Gloucestershire

26 km / 16 miles
The Bristol & Bath Railway Path is an off road route between the cities of Bristol and Bath. The path is open to walkers and cyclists and access is provided for disabled users. The Path is many things to many people - an integral commuting route, an attractive leisure path and an important wildlife corridor.


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Attributes: Easy
Former Railway
Start: ST601731 - Old Market Area, Bristol View on StreetMap
Finish: ST752650 - Pulteney Bridge, Bath & NE Somerset View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Bristol and Bath Railway Path

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External download Bristol Bath Railway Path Part 1  (Avon Frome Partnership ) Download
External download Bristol Bath Railway Path Part 2  (Avon Frome Partnership ) Download


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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 172
OS Landranger Active 172
OS Explorer 155
OS Explorer Active 155
Other Paper Maps:
Around & About XL
Bristol & Bath Railway Path (Yellow Publications - 2023)

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

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Walkers are Welcome
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Route Profile:

25.0 km (15.5 miles)
225 m (738 ft) ascent
82 m (269 ft)  maximum height

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