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The Wrekin

Telford, England
01952 238008
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Late evening stroll

Absolutely beautiful views at sunset. Highly recommend! Not a hard walk but will burst a little... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Danielle C
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Wales, United Kingdom
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A great day out

This is a great day out but only if you can walk no good if you are in a wheelchair. Kids love it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ray T
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great walk” (30 reviews)
“halfway house” (20 reviews)
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Telford, England
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01952 238008
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1 - 10 of 487 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely beautiful views at sunset. Highly recommend! Not a hard walk but will burst a little sweat. Wear appropriate shoes and not fashion boots like I.

Thank Danielle C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great day out but only if you can walk no good if you are in a wheelchair. Kids love it every one should go up the Wrekin at least once.

Thank Ray T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely walk loads of local people go walking up The Wrekin some every day and people visiting the area. People go up on boxing day and New year's eve night. You can see for miles once your at the top and there's a disk at...More

Thank ginag602017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

45 minutes if you are reasonably fit. Of course all up hill so don't underestimate the walk but you can stop part way if you wish to take a rest. Be careful of the mountain bikers,runners and watch out for the Para-gliders walking up with...More

Thank Paulat3spa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very big hill, in Telford. You would definitely struggle to miss this as you can see the Wrekin for miles. There is a small but free car-park at the bottom and a little bit of street parking close by. there are no toilet facilities here...More

Thank Tamara501
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I decided to do this walk over Bank Holiday weekend as the weather was so nice. It was quite difficult getting up there at some stages with some pretty steep inclines and rocky terrain but we still managed to get the top...More

Thank Worldtravel1992
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place for a good walk with spectacular views. We got engaged at the top! Absolutely perfect!

Thank Verity B
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Not really sure what you can complain about. It's a steep hill with lovely views at the top. Downside, it's slippy when wet. But what do you expect from mud?

Thank Foxman_89
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love walking here. Only one main grip.. As a dog owner ourselves we always clean after our dog, sadly not everyone does the same and I wish they would. On the whole it's a very pleasant walk with amazing views when you reach the...More

1  Thank EEE001
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The only problem with this place is not enough parking!! Views from the top are amazing Can't wait for the half way house to open.

Thank Jenny F
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cadbury2016
5 July 2017|
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Response from Jeremy C | Reviewed this property |
the needle is just past the summit another 5 minutes walk to the west..small outcrop of rock with a gap for skinny people to climb through be very careful. alake? never heard of it..there is a reservoir by the car park... More
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Simon S
23 June 2017|
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Response from Jeremy C | Reviewed this property |
path to the top is for vehicles going to tv mast so easy to follow and lots of other ways if you have a map. average time is 40 minutes. allow a bit more for stops.
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Simon S
23 June 2017|
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Response from Jeremy C | Reviewed this property |
CAN BE DONE IN ABOUT 30 MINS so allow 1 hour to go up if you want a leisurely pace. the café will be open next month july 2017 I was told.
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