The Ridgeway

The Ridgeway National Trail a walking route in a surprisingly remote part of southern central England. It travels in a northeasterly direction for 87 miles (139 Km) from its start in the World Heritage Site of Avebury. As Britain’s oldest road The Ridgeway still follows the same route over the high ground used since prehistoric times by travelers, herdsmen and soldiers.

The Ridgeway Map

The Ridgeway Map
The Ridgeway Map

The Ridgeway Interactive Map

6 Day Walking – The Ridgeway

StageStarting PointFinish PointDistance (miles)Ascend (feet)
Day 1Overton HillOgbourne St George9.3
Day 2Ogbourne St GeorgeSparsholt Firs16
Day 3Sparsholt FirsStreatley17.4
Day 4StreatleyWatlington15.3
Day 5WatlingtonWendover17
Day 6WendoverIrvinghoe Beacon11.8
6 Day Walking – The Ridgeway

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