This walk is part of the 2019 Bradford on Avon Walking FestivalDistance: 4 miles
Start Time: 14.00
Duration: 3 hours
Date: Friday 6th September
Start Point: War Memorial, Westbury House Gardens, BA15 1DE
Walk Cost: £4 / £2 (not incl. tea & cake)
Max. Number: 15
Leader: Richard Craft
We’ll head SE out of town along Bridge Street, through The Strips woods and alongside the golf course. Following the River Avon for a short while we’ll enter Widbrook Woods which are now owned and managed by the Wiltshire Wildlife Trust. They are home to a wide variety of birds, mammals and wildflowers.
There’s a short climb out of the woods and onto the towpath of the Kennet & Avon Canal which we’ll follow all the way back to Bradford lock for delicious tea and home made cake at the K&A Canal Trust Café.
Fully refreshed we’ll return to the start across playing fields, past the Tithe Barn and alongside the River Avon.
How to BookAdvance booking is essential for all walks from Monday 1st July.
Bookings are being taken through 'Holidays and Cruises For You', 32 Silver Street, Bradford on Avon BA15 1JX, either in person or by phoning 01225 865725