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Ellesmere and the meres of North Shropshire (9 miles)

Walking in Shropshire
Event organized by Walking in Shropshire

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Booking and payment in advance is essential for all walks - call 01746 781192. (Sorry no refunds)
We are finding that the walks are very popular so please book early to avoid disappointment. Please wear walking boots and bring a packed lunch and drink. Meet at starting point at 9.15am for a 9.30am start.
From 1st April onwards Adults £.4.50, Children £3.00, Members of Shropshires Great Outdoors FREE.
You can book onto walks up to two months in advance.
If the walk is full, please leave your details with us on our reserve list and join our mailing list.

Please meet outside The Boathouse Restaurant (SY12 0PA)
The walk will visit the town of Welshhampton, part of the Shropshire Union Canal, Colemere including its historic boat house, Blake mere, the Ellesmere canal tunnel (alternative route available for those with claustrophobia) and the old arboretum and ice house excavation.
Please note that this walk starts and finishes from The Mere at Ellesmere and NOT Severn Valley Country Park.
Pay & Display Parking available at the Moors car park and Castlefields car park.