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

 


Ross-on-Wye to Hereford

  • Hereford Museum and Art Gallery
    Museum of Hereford life together with gallery exhibiting art and crafts.
  • Nupend Wood
    Herefordshire Nature Trust reserve of ancient semi-natural woodland on a steep sided limestone ridge, The south facing slopes of the ridge are flower and butterfly-rich meadows
  • Hereford Cathedral
    Built by the Saxons, destroyed by the Welsh, rebuilt by the Normans and now home to the World's largest chained library of medieval books and manuscripts and the internationally renowned Mappa Mundi - a unique 13th Century World map. ...
  • Market House Heritage Centre
    17th Century sandstone market house containing details of the history of Ross-on-Wye and the Wye Valley
  • Capler Camp
    Impressive ramparts of Iron Age hillfort with impressive views over the Woolhope Dome. Excavations have revealed fragments of boar tusk and possible grave sites.
  • Lea and Pagets Wood
    Ancient woodland reserve owned by the Hereford Nature Trust. Dominated by oak and ash, the woodland was harvested by coppicing and two 19th Century limekilns show that quicklime was manufactured. Springtime bluebell display ...
  • Hereford Cider Museum and King Offa Distillery
    Museum telling the story of cider-making in the country still responsible for producing half the nation's cider. Presses, cider cellars, tools and the famous Hereford Pomonas - books illustrating cider apples and perry pears ...