Stiperstones circular
Date
Saturday 17th March 2018
Start Time
10:00am
Estimated Finish Time
4:00pm
Distance
6 miles
Leader
Ben Mitchell
Contact Details
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Start Point and Parking
The Bog Visitor Centre, Stiperstones. SY5 0NG. Large open car park a little up from the Visitor Centre building itself. Well signed from road.
Postcode
SY5 0NG
General Location
35 minutes South West of Shrewsbury
Packed Lunch?
Yes
Pub/Tea Shop
None.
Toilets
No
Car Sharing
9:15am at "Dobbies" services (A5/A49 junction), south of Shrewsbury, in the Little Chef car park
Public Transport
Not possible.
Walk Summary
Circular walk from The Bog Visitor Centre car park. We will head for Shelve pool and the quaint village of Shelve before heading to the top of the Stiperstones for panoramic views of the rolling Shropshire countryside!
Terrain
Fairly hilly up and down Stiperstones.
Ascent
c.200m up and down.
Highest Point
Manstone Rock - 536m
Additional Info
Boggy underfoot throughout. Tricky footing on Stiperstones path due to uneven terrain.