A Train, a Deer Park, a Hill Fort and the High Route to Colwall
Arriving in Ledbury by train from Colwall, we walk through this attractive town before following footpaths to Eastnor Park and then the ridge over Hangmans Hill, Broad Down and Herefordshire Beacon to the British Camp car park. Our return section of the walk is along field paths to the hamlet of Evendine and back to Colwall Station.
Points of interest include: Eastnor Castle; British Camp; and views from the summit 1,109 ft. or 338 metres above sea level. Wonderfully scenic, historic and interesting throughout.
Steep descent from British Camp. About 7 stiles. Walking boots essential.
Bring packed lunch. Refreshments at Malvern Hills Hotel or café at British Camp car park.
Toilets in Ledbury and at British Camp.
Bring change for train fare to Ledbury.
Allow 6 hours.
Meet: Colwall Railway Station, Lockyear Rd, off Walwyn Road.
Grid reference: SO 756424
Post Code:WR13 6RN
Nearest car park: Colwall Station free car park
Walk Leader: William Whiting (Halesowen U3A Walking Group)