Cotswold Way, part 3 – Cleeve Hill to Ullenwood 12 1/2 miles (20km)

Another crisp and sunny day. Blue sky, fresh breeze. Perfect walking weather. Picked up the trail exactly when I finished last time, near Cleeve Hill Golf Club… the markers are pretty visible, most of the time, there are a lot of different paths and it’s not always obvious which one to follow, but if you […]

Cotswold Way, part 1 – Chipping Camden to Stanway – 12 miles (19.5km)

If you, like me, enjoy walking around in the Cotswolds you will have encountered signposts with the famous acorn and walked along part of the Cotswold Way many a times… but have you ever had the itch of walking the whole length of it? I thought about it many a times, I have bought books, […]

Siccaridge Wood and part of the Frome Valley Walkway, 5km

First thing a little trivia: Siccaridge Wood is a semi-natural woodland that has been managed as coppice for hundreds of years, historical records have been traced to the mid 16th century (1576). At that time it was called Sickeridge Coppice and it belonged to the local lord of the manor. The name Siccaridge comes from […]