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Cotswold Village Trail


143 km / 89 miles
A route through the Cotswolds which complements the Cotswold Way National Trail but avoids the market towns and show piece villages associated with that route. There are links with the Heart of England and Warden's and Windrush Ways (Oxfordshire Way).


Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Challenging
Start: SP161435 - Mickleton, Gloucestershire View on StreetMap
Finish: ST848897 - Westonbirt Arboretum, Gloucestershire View on StreetMap

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Cotswold Village Trail  (Reardon Publishing  - 1998 )


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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:
OS Landranger 151, 162, 163, 173
OS Landranger Active 151, 162, 163, 173
OS Explorer 45, 168, 179, 205
OS Explorer Active 45, 168, 179, 205

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Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Walkers are Welcome
< 1 km
26 km
Hostel Accommodation
4 km
96 km

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Route Profile:

144.2 km (89.6 miles)
2,772 m (9,094 ft) ascent
265 m (869 ft)  maximum height

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