Chance to enjoy walking the hills

Friday, January 12th, 2018 2:35pm

A CHARITY in Craven Arms is organising a mass participation challenge taking in some of the most beautiful parts of south Shropshire.

Run as a charity fund-raising event by local charity, Grow Cook Learn, the Shropshire Way 80K is a new mass participation challenge walk taking in some of the finest parts of the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

The event takes place over the weekend of Saturday and Sunday March 17 and 18.

It takes in a route of 80km (50 miles) and the aim is for competitors to complete the circuit in less than 24 hours.

Starting and finishing at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre in Craven Arms, the home of Grow Cook Learn, the route will take walkers through the very best of Shropshire’s amazing, undiscovered landscape and some of its hidden market towns.

Along the way, as competitors pass through check points, they will be able to sample some of the wonderful local produce...


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