Cotswold Way: Birdlip to Painswick

Cotswold Way: Birdlip to Painswick

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The stretch of the Cotswold Way from Birdlip to Painswick is renowned for its stunning views, picturesque villages, and varied landscapes. Birdlip is a village located on the western edge of the Cotswolds, while Painswick is a charming town nestled in the heart of the Cotswold Hills. The section of the Cotswold Way between these two points covers approximately 7 miles (10 km) of scenic countryside.

Starting from Birdlip, walkers are treated to panoramic views of the Severn Vale and the distant Malvern Hills as they ascend through woodland and open fields. The trail then passes through Cranham Woods, known for its ancient beech trees and diverse wildlife, including deer and birds of prey.

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1. Start

Altitude: 265 m

2. Finish

Altitude: 143 m

3. Cotswold Way: Birdlip to Painswick

Altitude: 265 m
Distance:9551
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Climb:542
Descent:661