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Frome Valley Walkway

Bristol, S Gloucestershire

29 km / 18 miles
The Frome Valley Walkway is a pleasant and interesting 18 mile long path which follows the River Frome between the River Avon in Bristol and the Cotswold Hills in South Gloucestershire.

The path passes through a variety of landscapes including open countryside and meadows in South Gloucestershire, the medieval town of Chipping Sodbury, wooded valleys south of Winterbourne Down, the pretty village of Frenchay and historic, landscaped parks in Bristol.

The Frome Valley Walkway Booklet now available on the website below.


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Attributes: Easy
Start: ST589730 -   View on StreetMap
Finish: ST755817 - Old Sodbury, S Gloucestershire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Frome Valley Walkway

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External download Frome Valley Walkway booklet  (South Gloucestershire Council  - 2003 ) Download
External download Frome Valley Walkway  (South Gloucestershire Council  - 2010 ) 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 154, 155, 167
OS Explorer Active 154, 155, 167

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Route Profile:

28.8 km (17.9 miles)
332 m (1,089 ft) ascent
140 m (459 ft)  maximum height

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