MWF51 Border Country below the Malvern Hills Wednesday 29 May

This scenic walk starts from the car park from where we walk up North Malvern Road to join the Worcestershire Way, turning westwards to Storridge, up Whitman’s Hill and down to Hill House Farm. Then south through fields and west through woods to get to lovely Cradley Church where we’ll stop for a break. From Cradley we’ll head eastwards up Cockshot Hill and past Bank Farm, before climbing to the ridge. We’ll turn Northwards through the woods along the ridge before descending east towards Birches Farm and ascending to the Field Centre before returning along the road to the car park.

Total ascent of about 1600 feet with four ascents. About 10 stiles

A good level of fitness is needed for the ascents.

Bring packed lunch


Distance: 8 miles
Duration: 5 hours
Difficulty: Hard
Date: 29th May 2024
Start time: 10:00 am
Walk leader: Hermine Mann
Start location: North Quarry Car Park, North Malvern Road
WR14 4LT
Grid reference: SO 771469
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Pay and Display parking costs £5.25 but there is usually free parking on North Malvern Road

14 places available


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