YoxallAlrewas

Yoxalr one
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6km/3mi

Ascent

45 m

Descent

35 m

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This is a Slow Ways route connecting Yoxall and Alrewas.

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This is a Slow Ways route connecting Yoxall and Alrewas.

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Reviews - 3

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Is this route good enough? -  Yes (3)

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Yoxall
Grid Ref SK1420019087
Lat / Lon 52.76921° / -1.79097°
Easting / Northing 414,200E / 319,087N
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Alrewas
Grid Ref SK1700315053
Lat / Lon 52.73287° / -1.74963°
Easting / Northing 417,003E / 315,053N
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Yoxalr One's land is

Arable 25.2%
Pasture 58.5%
Urban 16.3%

Data: Corine Land Cover (CLC) 2018

reviews


David Sanderson

29 May 2021

The route starts well down Main Street in Yoxall passing two pubs and a supermarket. A turning to the left and a path to the right puts you on the National Forest Way which takes you the whole way there. The terrain is a mixture of trackway, woodland and field. This is a contrast with the section where you pass the manicured environment of Wychnor Country Club. Throughout the walk there are great views out across the Trent Valley towards Rugeley and Lichfield. The route then picks up close to the River Trent and takes you across the fields outside Alrewas before a gorgeous crossing of the Trent and then the Trent and Mersey Canal. The meeting point is not far and is adjacent to the bus stop for both buses north to Burton and south to Lichfield (they both pick up in the same direction). There are also two pubs and a pharmacy nearby too. The route is direct, offroad and beautiful. Full marks!.

  • David Sanderson

    David Sanderson

    29 May 2021

    Oops... after Wychnor the route follows the bank of the Swarbourn (just before it flows into the Trent) not the Trent

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Martin whitehead

08 May 2021

The route is very good and well marked. It does have stiles and gates and potentially could be very muddy. We walked it on a dry day on 7 May 2021. There is a picnic spot about half a mile from Yoxall on a hill with good views. Alrewas has 2 pubs with one offering B & B, a pharmacy and post office, 2 food shops and 2 takeaways. Yoxall offers a food store, pub and dry cleaners.


Ken

07 May 2021

Very nice walk with some high ground and views. Climb the steps to the viewpoint. Mostly pasture so some cattle. Stiles or what may claim to be, complaints made to Staffs CC. Alrewas end does flood with high river levels.


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