Walking in Monmouth, Monmouthshire and The Wye Valley

A Gentle Walk Around Buckholt Woods

A pleasant circular walk through woods and farmland with lovely views over Monmouth and to the Black Mountains. Approximately 5 1/2 miles, 3 1/2 hours.


Circular Walks from Mitchel Troy

Two walks around the pretty Mitchel Troy. Walk one: 5 miles approximately 3 ½ hours. Walk two: 3 ½ miles approximately 2 hours.


Historic Monmouth

A leisurely walk around Monmouth town, taking in some of the manyplaces of historical interest on offer.

Monmouth began as an alien Norman Castle in Celtic Territory. The castle was then reinforced, spiritually by the foundation of a Benedictine Priory, and commercially by the establishment of a market for privileged traders and burgesses.


Offa's Dyke -A Walk Through History

Crossing the boarder between England and Wales more than ten times in its 293km (182 miles), the Offa's Dyke Path passes through some of the most attractive landscape that either country has to offa!


The Country Code

Please respect the country code!

  • Enjoy the countryside and respect its life and work.
  • Guard against all risk of fire.
  • Fasten all gates.
  • Keep your dogs under close control.
  • Keep to public paths across farmland.
  • Use gates and stiles to cross fences, hedges and walls.
  • Leave livestock, crops and machinery alone.
  • Take your litter home.
  • Help keep all water clean.
  • Protect wildlife, plants and trees.
  • Take special care on country roads.
  • Make no unnecessary noise.