Exploring Bowerman’s Nose and The Two Moors Way
Follow the Two Blondes as they explore the dramatic countryside around the Two Moors way and Bowerman's nose in Dartmoor - while being followed by a film crew for ITVs Britain's Favourite Walks
Name: Catbrain Wood, Cotswold
Place type: Woodland Or Forest
Location: Grid Ref: ST 7899 9340 • X/Y co-ords: 378996, 193408 • Lat/Long: 51.6391,-2.30492168
County/Unitary Authority: Gloucestershire
Region: South West
OS Explorer map: 168: Stroud, Tetbury & Malmesbury
Walking route: 20.8km, Difficulty: Leisurely
4km Viney Hill
Walking route: 3.9km, Difficulty: Leisurely
Walking route: 14.2km, Difficulty: Moderate
UWE Run | UWE Run
Walking route: 7.2km, Difficulty: Moderate
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Chipping House, in WOTTON-UNDER-EDGE
Sleeps: 16, Bedrooms: 6
A superb Cotswolds cottage, this detached Georgian house is in Wotton-under-Edge. Elegant, welcoming accommodation, woodburner, hot tub, piano, en-suites, close to amenities.
Wards Court 1, in FRAMPTON ON SEVERN
Sleeps: 2, Bedrooms: 1
Spacious Gloucestershire self-catering apartment in pretty Frampton village. First floor, cosy accommodation. Gloucester 11 miles.
Wards Court 2, in FRAMPTON ON SEVERN
Sleeps: 6, Bedrooms: 2
Delightful Gloucestershire self-catering apartment in canalside Frampton village. Cosy family accommodation with open fire. Gloucester 11 miles.
Five Classic West Country Winter Walks
Perhaps it’s the bright, crisp days, perhaps it’s the bracing winds, but winter makes walking in the West Country a real delight. Whether you’re looking for a blast of fresh air amid the festivities or have resolved to do more exercise, hiking the region’s coast paths and moors will put plenty of pep in your step. So we asked local Ordnance Survey #GetOutside Champion Belinda Dixon to come up with some routes that show the west off at its winter best.
What is letterboxing?
If you’re looking for a family fun day out in the Dartmoor National Park, then why not try out one of the most unique activities the area has to offer – letterboxing. Similar to orienteering, it’s something which you can do either on your own or with your family. It’s also a great way to explore and discover more about the local area. Here’s everything you need to know about letterboxing…