GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

North Worcestershire Path

31 miles (50 km)

This walk runs from Bewdley to Shirley, West Midlands through four beautiful country parks.
You start in Bewdley on the River Severn and follow the river to Upper Arley, passing Trimpley Reservoir and the delightful Arley Arboretumon the way. The next section takes you through Eymore Wood and then onto Drakelow before entering Kingsford Country Park. Here you will find the magnificent Kinver Edge and 200acres of woodland and heathland. You continue east to Cookley, where you will cross the River Stour, and then onto Hagley and the 18th century Hagley Park and gardens.
From Hagley you soon come to the next walk highlight at Clent Hills Country Park. This section offers marvellous views of the surrounding countryside. You then continue through Dales Wood to Waseley Hills Country Park and Lickey Hills Country Park with more panoramic views of Worcestershire to enjoy.
The final section runs onto Shirley passing Upper Bittell Reservoir before finishing near Shirley railway station.

North Worcestershire Path OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

North Worcestershire Path Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking


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Along the River Severn, Bewdley

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Trimpley Reservoir

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Steam train on the Victoria Bridge

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The Severn, Upper Arley

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Hagley Hall

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Clent Hills

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River Stour near Cookley

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Lickey Hills Country Park

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Elevation Profile


GPS Files

GPX File

North Worcestershire Path.gpx (right click - 'Save As')

Memory Map Route

North Worcestershire Path.mmo (right click - 'Save As')