From Royal Victoria Park, this walk climbs over 600 feet (183m) through fields and woods to the heights of Lansdown, with views stretching from the Wiltshire Downs to the Mendips and Wales, before heading back down quiet roads and over High Common.

Andrew has written many books on walking in Bath and surrounding areas, they are available here.

Start Date Wednesday 22nd September 2021
Start Time 12:30
Duration 3 hours
Distance 4 miles
Places Available 15
Meeting Point Marlborough Lane entrance to Royal Victoria Park (on grassy bank by Victoria Obelisk); BA1 2LX

Details

Start / Finish

Marlborough Lane entrance to Royal Victoria Park (on grassy bank by Victoria Obelisk), BA1 2LX

Terrain

Very rough paths and tracks with steep slopes which may be slippery

Facilities

Pavilion Cafe, Royal Victoria Park
Buses along the Upper Bristol Road

Leader(s)

Andrew Swift

Meeting Point

Marlborough Lane entrance to Royal Victoria Park (on grassy bank by Victoria Obelisk); BA1 2LX