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Named disc with Forest of Avon logoForest of Avon Community Forest Path

Bath & NE Somerset, Bristol, N Somerset, S Gloucestershire

72 km / 45 miles
A route around Bristol using footpaths, tracks and some sections of rural lanes providing a variety of landscapes with views of the Mendip Hills, Severn Estuary and the Severn road bridges. It takes in Ashton Court, Blaise Castle and the Clifton Suspension Bridge. It is coincident with the Bristol & Bath Railway Path (16 miles) for two miles at Warmley. It is coincident with part of the Two Rivers Way and links with the River Avon Trail at Keynsham.


Waymark: Named disc with Forest of Avon logo
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Named disc with Forest of Avon logo
Attributes: Average Gradients
Start and Finish: ST656690 - Keynsham, Bath & NE Somerset View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Forest of Avon Community Forest Path

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External download Forest of Avon Community Forest Path - Schematic Map  (Closer to the Countryside ) Download File
External download Mossy Margins - Community Forest Path Zine  (Mossy Margins  - 2022 ) 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, 182
OS Landranger Active 172, 182
OS Explorer 154, 155, 167
OS Explorer Active 154, 155, 167

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Route Profile:

72.2 km (44.9 miles)
1,154 m (3,786 ft) ascent
219 m (719 ft)  maximum height

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