Walking the Way to Health
Walk 3 Bridleway Walk
Walk 3 in a series of Health Walks devised by Health Walk Leaders in Dursley with the assistance of students from Rednock School.
Details and start point
Distance: 1.8 miles
Distance: 2.9 km
Walking time: 0.7 hours
Grid Reference: ST755982
What 3 Words: cuddling.ferrying.enlarge
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Step by Step Directions
1Walk from Sainsbury’s towards the pelican crossing on CASTLE STREET, cross over and walk towards Bennett Jones (Estate Agent). Enter PARSONAGE STREET.
2Turn right on Parsonage Street and head towards the mini-roundabout (by pet shop and estate agents). Turn left at the junction onto MAY LANE for 60 metres to the sign THE SLADE, turn left and go up the footpath.
3Leave footpath and continue along THE SLADE (now a road). At the roundabout continue straight across and follow UPPER POOLE ROAD to the end.
4Turn right, then go down short footpath until FORT LANE, then keep going until road junction with WOODMANCOTE ROAD.
5Cross WOODMANCOTE ROAD and turn right. Walk 300 metres then turn left onto paved alley (prior to the junction with CAMBRIDGE AVENUE), proceed to end.
6Turn left on CAMBRIDGE AVENUE and then onto ROSEBERY ROAD, continue along until approximately 30-40 metres before junction with ULEY ROAD, cross over and enter alleyway just past the Coop store.
7At the Carpenters Arms public house turn right and cross ULEY ROAD at pedestrian crossing, turn right, then left and enter FERNEY through large gateway.
8Keep going down the hill, then turn left and then slightly right (to restricted byway sign on right). Cross road and enter the restricted byway, pass three upright posts.
9Pass over stream and enter BROWNINGS LANE. Keep straight on over LISTER STREET and onto alley.
10At end of alley turn left into WATER STREET, proceed 40 metres and enter where the area opens up. Head for far corner by stream.
11Go along alleyway and onto LONG STREET.
12Cross LONG STREET, turn left and head up LONG STREET towards Market House (do not cross road). Turn right onto CASTLE STREET and walk back towards Sainsbury’s.
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