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Type of Walk: Prehistoric Sites

'Follow The Archaeological Way and you'll be walking in the footsteps of history! You are now in an ancient landscape of Stone Age hunting camps, Romano-British Settlements and Medieval De ...
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Category Bolsover

Highlights 'Avebury Stone Circle - The Ridgeway - Fyfield Down - Overton Hill round barrows - The Sanctuary - West Kennet Long Barrow - Silbury Hill.'


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Category Kennet

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Category West Dorset

'There is no charge to visit Creswell Crags site or to walk around the lake and gorge ... Whether you are looking for a quick stroll or a daylong hike, the area has trails to suit many dif ...
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Category Bassetlaw

'There is a continuous moderate gradient from the car park up to the hill fort with a short steeper section at the top. The Hill Fort is fenced and access is through gates or kissing gates.'


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Category Test Valley

'To get the best out of this waymarked trail, you can either print out the information from this site or get the free Trail Leaflet obtainable from nearby Visitor Information points, including the ...
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Category Dumfriesshire

'You can enjoy the impressive Wiltshire countryside while exploring the ancient history that has shaped it. Both Stonehenge and Avebury offer far more than their stone circles. They encompass unriv ...
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Category Salisbury

'The walk passes through gently undulating countryside comprising chalk grassland, woodland, farmland and it skirts a number of attractive villages, a country park and a nature reserve. There are e ...
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'You can book a Guided Walk with a member of the Ranger Service. This service is usually available on Wednesdays and Fridays and subject to availability. Bookings out with these days can also be ar ...
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Category Shetland

'The Great Stones Way is conceived as a central part of the ancient Ridgeway trail which follows the chalk escarpments across southern England from the Wash to the coast of Dorset. The Rid ...
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Category Swindon

'Runs from the end of the Ridgeway Path at Ivinghoe Beacon, near Tring, to the start of the Peddar's Way at Knettishall Heath, near Thetford, for 110 miles (177 km), split into ei ...
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Category Aylesbury Vale

'The Icknield Way has been a recognised regional route for walkers since 1992. In 2004 it was further developed into a multi-use route so that most of the route is also available for horse riders a ...
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Category Aylesbury Vale

'These walks start on common land. Common land is unusual as the "commoners" have rights to grazing and other activities, such as cutting turf, though they are not the owners of the land.'


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Category Chiltern

'CPAT is one of four Welsh Archaeological Trusts working closely with other national, regional and local bodies, to help protect, record and interpret all aspects of the historic environment for th ...
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Category Powys

'An ocean of grassland and a sweep of big sky. Ancient monuments loom out of the mist; camouflaged soldiers crouch in the undergrowth. Salisbury Plain is a landscape of extremes. It is the ...
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Category Salisbury

The Trails include: [1] Swaledale Audio Trail - - - : [2] Ribblesdale Audio Trail - - - : Read More...

[1] The Neolithic tombs of Cuckoo Ball & Corringdon Ball - - - : [2] Burford, Stalldown and Erme Rows and Cairns - - - : [3] Mardon Down Stone Circle & Cairns - - - : [4] Lakehead Hill and Bell ...
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Category Devon

'... . There are several car parks close by and many potential routes to walk through the areas of open access ... This site is open to the public under Natural England's Stewardship Scheme...
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'Our network of archaeological walks includes Craig y Ddinas, a hill fort that has remnants of both the Iron Age and Roman period. You can also trace the area's Neolithic past with the ...
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Category Caernarfonshire

'There are a number of ways in which you can explore the Ridgeway for yourself. Why not take a walk in some beautiful countryside with outstanding views, listen to an Audio Trail or watch one of th ...
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Category West Dorset

Zennor Churchway and Tinners Way 'This was my Spring 2011 project. It was inspired by Ian Cooke's excellent Tinners Way booklet, based on research by Craig Weatherhill and the late Hugh Mi ...
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Category West Cornwall

'A detailed Route Description has  been prepared by Tim Lewis and is now available as a free download.'


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Category West Wiltshire

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