Wrekin and Ercall hills
Date
Saturday 10th November 2018
Start Time
10:30am
Estimated Finish Time
3:30pm
Distance
8 miles
Leader
Stefan Wojtulewicz
Contact Details
or 07939146859
Start Point and Parking
Belmont/Tan Bank car park in Wellington
Postcode
TF1 1HJ
General Location
20 minutes east of Shrewsbury
Packed Lunch?
Yes
Pub/Tea Shop
Number of choices at the end of the walk
Toilets
Yes.
Car Sharing
10:00am at "Dobbies" services (A5/A49 junction), south of Shrewsbury, in the Little Chef car park
Public Transport
Two trains per hour between Wellington and Shrewsbury. The start point is less than 5 minutes walk from the train station.
Walk Summary
A Shropshire classic! A walk from Wellington through woodlands rich with industrial heritage before summiting both the Wrekin (via the steep side) and Ercall hills.
Ascent
Two climbs, one of which is very steep and on loose ground. However, it is fairly short. Approximately 400m of ascent in total.
Highest Point
The Wrekin at 407m