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


Linear and loop walks

View from Eagles Nest viewpoint near Chepstow

If you’re interested in taking a diversion from the main path and exploring the local countryside, (or if you just want to try a shorter local walk) there are a range of circular loop walks which link to the Wye Valley Walk.
In Monmouthshire they include:

  • St Arvans Roundabout - north of Chepstow
  • Ninewells Farm Circular - between Tintern and Trellech.
  • Broadstone to Kymin & Hadnock Circulars, through Highmeadow Woods, east of Monmouth
  • Monmouth to Dixton Circular and Dixton to Newton Circular
  • Penallt Pubs and Church Circular, between Redbrook and Monmouth.
  • Llandogo Village Walks between Chepstow and Monmouth
  • Walks Near Tintern in the Upper Angidy Valley between Chepstow and Monmouth including details about Angidy furnace
  • Whitestone - Bargain Wood - Whitestone (BF)

Details of the Monmouthshire routes can be obtained from Monmouthshire County Council Countryside Service   

Arable field near Kerne Bridge

In Herefordshire they include:

  • Leys Hill
  • John Kyrle Circular, Ross-on-Wye
  • Breinton Springs
  • Hoarwithy
  • Capler
  • The Mordiford Loop

 All are detailed and can be downloaded and printed via