The Wye Valley Walk A perfect mix of hill and river walking

 


Monmouth to Ross on Wye

  • Market House Heritage Centre
    17th Century sandstone market house containing details of the history of Ross-on-Wye and the Wye Valley
  • Dixton Embankment
    Gwent Wildlife Trust nature reserve created from limestone spoil during the building of a terraced buttress to the A40. Rich in limestone grassland plants including pyramidal orchids and bee orchids, as well as butterflies. ...
  • Merrivale Wood
    Ash, oak and wild cherry ancient woodland reserve owned by the Herefordshire Nature Trust. Set on a steep slope above Ross on Wye, the reserve is notable for birds, Autumn fungi and Spring bluebells.
  • Goodrich Castle
    An impressively complete medieval castle standing on a wooded hill above the Wye. Begun in the 11th Century by English thegn, Godric (hence the name) it later passed to Norman 'King Maker' William Marshall. In the Civil War it was beseiged, ...