A four and a half mile circular walks around Pontesbury and Minsterley on country paths and lanes, gates and stiles with some steep sections.


4.5 miles


Country paths and lanes with stiles some steep climbs

Start from

Minsterley Village Hall

Nearest to



Minsterley Village Hall

Map reference

Lat/Long: 52.6375679394, -2.9245461959

OS: SJ37548

The route

A walk through fields and hills past relics of the areas mining past including Snailbeach Mine. Also including Eastridge Wood Forestry Commission plantation and broadleaf woods at Snailbeach Coppice. Crossing wide open farmland with views to the surrounding hills. Opportunities to explore wildlife and local industrial heritage.