Bigsweir Bridge seen in the distance on the Offa's Dyke Path

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Bigsweir Bridge

A bridge over the River Wye, on the Offa’s Dyke Path.

The Walks

Walking is what it's all about. Well this site anyway.

So delve on in and read the journeys I've taken on various long distance routes in the United Kingdom, by selecting a walk below:

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Offa’s Dyke Path Stage 2 (Part 2): Bigsweir Bridge to Monmouth

Through the woods, a roundhouse, up and down hills, slipping in the mud, and a naval temple, all on the way to Monmouth.

Offa’s Dyke Path Stage 2 (Part 1): Chepstow to Bigsweir Bridge

From Chepstow, into Gloucestershire for muddy paths, the River Wye, the devil himself, and a rather dry Foggy.

At the southern end of the Offa’s Dyke Path National

Spoiler: It’s a lump of stone with a plaque attached.

Offa’s Dyke Path Stage 1: Sedbury Cliffs to Chepstow

Setting off from the southern end of the trail for a small amuse bouche of a walk.

Offa’s Dyke Path: A walk with history

Who was King Offa? And why did he build a giant dyke in the first place?

Deeply Dale

This is a nice looking path, isn’t it? Well I think so. And I enjoyed walking on it.

Planning a Trip

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My Books

Don't want to read on the website? Well fear not dear reader, for you can buy books covering the tales of several of my walks.

About Rambling Man

Across Britain are a network of long distance footpaths and trails. Rambling Man is a website dedicated to telling the tales of one Andrew Bowden as he walks some of those paths.

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