An Offa's Dyke waymark in a field near Buttingham

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Offa’s Dyke Path Stage 8 (Part 2): Forden to Buttington Bridge

Monkey puzzles, a windy hill, and a mighty fall as I arrive at the edge of Welshpool.

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 8 (Part 1): Brompton Crossroads to Forden

Fields of crops, straw for sale and more as the trail leaves Brompton.

Enjoying the view from Panpunton Hill

Stunning views on a difficult walk.

Offa’s Dyke Path Stage 7 (Part 2): Newcastle to Brompton Crossroads

More ups, more downs, more tiredness. And a church.

Offa’s Dyke Path Stage 7 (Part 1): Knighton to Newcastle

Back on the trail, with a lot of ups and downs.

Herrock Hill

There may have been clouds in the sky, but the views put a spring in the step.

Offa’s Dyke Path Stage 6: Kington to Knighton

Through fields and mud, with broken poles, to the Town On the Dyke.

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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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