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Stratford-upon-Avon Canal Walk

Warwickshire, W Midlands

42 km / 26 miles
A towpath walk linking the River Avon in the south to the Worcester & Birmingham Canal at King’s Norton.


Path Type: Other Paths
Attributes: Easy
Industrial History
Start: SP053793 - Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SP204548 - King's Norton Stop Lock, W Midlands View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Canal & River Trust - Stratford-upon-Avon Canal

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

General Interest Book Birmingham & the Heart of England: Waterways Guide 3 (Collins Nicholson Waterways Guides)  (HarperCollins  - 2022 )
General Interest Book Severn, Avon & Birmingham: Waterways Guide 2 (Collins Nicholson Waterways Guides)  (HarperCollins  - 2022 )


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 139, 151
OS Landranger Active 139, 151
OS Explorer 205, 220
OS Explorer Active 205, 220

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Route Profile:

40.8 km (25.4 miles)
188 m (617 ft) ascent
156 m (512 ft)  maximum height

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