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Severn Trow logo and named postsSevern Way

Bristol, Gloucestershire, Powys, Shropshire, S Gloucestershire, Worcestershire

360 km / 224 miles
A route along the entire Severn Valley from the source to the sea. Starting on the wild Plynlimon plateau in Mid-Wales, the route takes in Hafren Forest, Llanidloes, Newtown, Welshpool, Shrewsbury and Ironbridge before heading south through Worcester, Tewkesbury and Gloucester to Severn Beach then linking along the Avon into Bristol City Centre.

Links include Gloucestershire Way, Wye Valley Walk, Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal Walk, Worcester & Birmingham Canal Walk, Three Choirs Way and Telford and Wrekin Walks. Shakespeare's Avon Way now provides a promoted route along the Avon.

Photograph: Part of the walk alongside the Gloucestershire Canal at Slimbridge.


Details:

Waymark: Severn Trow logo and named posts
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Severn Trow logo and named posts
Attributes: Easy
Moorland
River
Start: SN823899 - Plynlimon, Powys View on StreetMap
Finish: ST585727 - Bristol, Bristol View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Shropshire Outdoor Partnerships - Severn Way Severn Way [YouTube video]

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Walking the Severn Way : 210 miles from the River Severn's source in Powys to Severn Beach near Bristol  (Cicerone Press  - 2019 )
External download Severn Way  (South Gloucestershire Council  - March 2009 ) Download
Leaflet Severn Way in Powys  (Powys County Council )

Maps:

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Bunk House
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Walkers are Welcome

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 126, 127, 135, 136, 138, 150, 162, 172
OS Landranger Active 126, 127, 135, 136, 138, 150, 162, 172
OS Explorer 14, 154, 155, 167, 179, 190, 204, 214, 215, 216, 218, 219, 240, 241, 242
OS Explorer Active 14, 154, 155, 167, 179, 190, 204, 214, 215, 216, 218, 219, 240, 241, 242

Walking Support Providers:

Support Providers
Coach Assisted Walking Holidays (Bobs Walking Holidays)
Support Providers
Self-Guided Walking Holidays (Contours Walking Holidays)

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

 
 
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Bunk House
4 km
7 km
Bunk House
2 km
18 km
Bunk House
4 km
23 km
Walkers are Welcome
4 km
59 km
Group Accommodation
1 km
101 km
Group Accommodation
1 km
101 km
Bunk House
4 km
137 km
Walkers are Welcome
4 km
137 km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 km
143 km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 km
143 km
Bunk House
2 km
162 km
Bunk House
1 km
183 km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 km
299 km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 km
359 km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 km
360 km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 km
360 km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 km
360 km
Hostel Accommodation
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360 km
Hostel Accommodation
1 km
360 km

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Downloads:

GPX Route File
Severn Way GPX Exchange Format Route File
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Severn Way Memory Map Route File
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Route Profile:

359.8 km (223.6 miles)
3,224 m (10,577 ft) ascent
606 m (1,988 ft)  maximum height

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