21km/13 miles (approx)
This walk starts in the picturesque village of Freshford with views over the river Avon and the canal. After Freshford we follow the valley along the river Frome in the direction of Rode, returning over undulating country via the river Avon and the canal.
Bring packed lunch. Pub to finish.
Meet: 10:00am at Freshford in the layby next to the cemetery about 200m east of the village hall (BA2 7UR, grid ref 786600). You can get there by taking the A36 (Warminster Road) from Bath, then turn into Freshford at sign for Homewood Park Hotel, turn left after 400m, sharp right after 200m. Village hall/shop is down this road on left then the layby is about 200m further down on the right. Parking may also be possible further down the road near the primary school.
Walk leader: Ian 01761 300435, 07597 751429
If you would be prepared to organise car shares on the day, 9am at St. Mary Redcliffe, please contact the walk leader.