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Oswestry Racecourse Common and Offa’s Dyke

By Dave Roberts   

on January 2, 2012    No ratings yet.

Posted as a walk in – England, Europe, Shropshire

Oswestry Racecourse Common and Offa’s Dyke

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Route Summary:

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7.13 km 192 m

Calculate the time using Naismith’s Rule and factor in your own pace.

Activivity Type: Easy Walk

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Oswestry Racecourse Common and Offa’s Dyke

A shorter walk along Offa’s Dyke from near Oswestry, crossing the old Race Course.

Offa’s Dyke National Trail is a 285km walk along the Welsh – English border from Chepstow to Prestatyn. Here are a few bite size chunks for you to digest, rather than doing the lot.

The Route

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Dave Roberts founded Walk Eryri in 2004, with the aim of providing routes that are off the beaten track. Walk Eryri is now part of Mud and Routes which continues to provide more off beat routes and walks in Snowdonia and beyond. Dave has been exploring the hills of Eryri for over thirty years, and is a qualified Mountain Leader. Dave also established Walk up Snowdon, Walk up Scafell Pike and Walk up Ben Nevis just to mention a few.
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