Kintbury to Great Bedwyn walk

Quiet fields before lunch, the Test Way (a long, open, ridge walk, potentially muddy), and a pretty forest walk to return to pretty, canalside Bedwyn.

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The North Wessex Downs, England Kintbury to Great Bedwyn walk, The North Wessex Downs, The Test way, Berkshire, England, Europe, swcwalks, book2 walk9, Time Out Country Walks Volume 2, Walk 9, tocw:2:9, Canon 5D, 24-70 lens, _MG_7867_800px
The North Wessex Downs, England

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn walk, The North Wessex Downs, The Test way, Berkshire, England, Europe, swcwalks, book2 walk9, Time Out Country Walks Volume 2, Walk 9, tocw:2:9, Canon 5D, 24-70 lens, _MG_7867_800px

Feb-09 • Jim Shannon on Flickr

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walk 09 The ridge followed in the afternoon
walk 09 The ridge followed in the afternoon

May-05 • Peter Conway on Flickr

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walk 09 Kennet and Avon Canal near Bedwyn
walk 09 Kennet and Avon Canal near Bedwyn

May-05 • Peter Conway on Flickr

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walk 09 17Sep05 Tree Arbour Kintbury 3
walk 09 17Sep05 Tree Arbour Kintbury 3

Sep-05 • David Cooke on Flickr

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walk 09 17Sep05 End Of Tree Arbour Kintbury 4
walk 09 17Sep05 End Of Tree Arbour Kintbury 4

Sep-05 • David Cooke on Flickr

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walk 09 17Sep05 Before 3 33
walk 09 17Sep05 Before 3 33

Sep-05 • David Cooke on Flickr

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walk 09 17Sep05 Tudor Style Cottage 40
walk 09 17Sep05 Tudor Style Cottage 40

Sep-05 • David Cooke on Flickr

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walk 09 17Sep05 Tree Arbour Leading To Inkpen Hill 64
walk 09 17Sep05 Tree Arbour Leading To Inkpen Hill 64

Sep-05 • David Cooke on Flickr

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walk 09 17Sep05 Footpath Leading To Inkpen Hill 66
walk 09 17Sep05 Footpath Leading To Inkpen Hill 66

Sep-05 • David Cooke on Flickr

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walk 09 17Sep05 Downs 86
walk 09 17Sep05 Downs 86

Sep-05 • David Cooke on Flickr

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walk 09 17Sep05 Heading To Hillbarn Farm 89
walk 09 17Sep05 Heading To Hillbarn Farm 89

Sep-05 • David Cooke on Flickr

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walk 09 Bedwyn Brail 90
walk 09 Bedwyn Brail 90

Sep-05 • David Cooke on Flickr

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Walk from Kintbury to Great Bedwyn Reflections. Kennet and Avon Canal at Kintbury. D.Allen. Vivitar 5199 5mp
Walk from Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Reflections. Kennet and Avon Canal at Kintbury. D.Allen. Vivitar 5199 5mp

Jun-07 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Kintbury to Great Bedwyn Horsin' around (near Inkpen). D.Allen. Vivitar 5199 5MP
Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Horsin' around (near Inkpen). D.Allen. Vivitar 5199 5MP

Jun-07 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Kintbury to Great Bedwyn Para-gliders on the ridge of Inkpen Hill. D.Allen with his trusty Vivitar 5199 5mp
Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Para-gliders on the ridge of Inkpen Hill. D.Allen with his trusty Vivitar 5199 5mp

Jul-07 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Slow worm Seen by the slow coaches. Kintbury to Gt Bedwyn
Slow worm

Seen by the slow coaches. Kintbury to Gt Bedwyn

Jul-07 • moontiger on Flickr

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Kissing gate Looks like its kissing days are over. Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Kissing gate

Looks like its kissing days are over. Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Geese - about to be disturbed Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Geese - about to be disturbed

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Geese Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Geese

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Combe Down Combe Gibbet just visible. (The TO walk doesnt go past this . You'd need to go left instead of right at the top) Kintbury to Great Bedwyn www.mysteriousbritain.co.uk/england/berkshire/berkshire4.html www.mysteriousbritain.co.uk/england/berkshire/berkshire4....
Combe Down

Combe Gibbet just visible. (The TO walk doesnt go past this . You'd need to go left instead of right at the top) Kintbury to Great Bedwyn www.mysteriousbritain.co.uk/england/berkshire/berkshire4.html www.mysteriousbritain.co.uk/england/berkshire/berkshire4....

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Downs ahead Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Downs ahead

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Tree Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Tree

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Toad Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Toad

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Nettles Kintbury to Great Bedwyn Hogweed and nettles are just about the only plants you'll see along the ridge. Disappointing for a chalk down. Needless to say, I took some pictures.
Nettles

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn Hogweed and nettles are just about the only plants you'll see along the ridge. Disappointing for a chalk down. Needless to say, I took some pictures.

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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More nettles Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
More nettles

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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View Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
View

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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View Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
View

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Hogweed Kintbury to Great Bedwyn Hogweed and nettles are just about the only plants you'll see along the ridge. Disappointing for a chalk down. Needless to say, I took some pictures.
Hogweed

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn Hogweed and nettles are just about the only plants you'll see along the ridge. Disappointing for a chalk down. Needless to say, I took some pictures.

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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More hogweed Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
More hogweed

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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View over barley Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
View over barley

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Windmill ahead Rapeseed in the foreground. Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Windmill ahead

Rapeseed in the foreground. Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Through a rapefield Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Through a rapefield

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Jun-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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The North Wessex Downs, England

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn walk, The North Wessex Downs, The Test way, Berkshire, England, Europe, swcwalks, book2 walk9, Time Out Country Walks Volume 2, Walk 9, tocw:2:9, Canon 5D, 24-70 lens, _MG_7890_800px

Feb-09 • Jim Shannon on Flickr

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The North Wessex Downs, England Kintbury to Great Bedwyn walk, The North Wessex Downs, The Test way, Berkshire, England, Europe, swcwalks, book2 walk9, Time Out Country Walks Volume 2, Walk 9, tocw:2:9, Canon 5D, 24-70 lens, _MG_7919_800px
The North Wessex Downs, England

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn walk, The North Wessex Downs, The Test way, Berkshire, England, Europe, swcwalks, book2 walk9, Time Out Country Walks Volume 2, Walk 9, tocw:2:9, Canon 5D, 24-70 lens, _MG_7919_800px

Feb-09 • Jim Shannon on Flickr

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Misty Avon Canal
Misty Avon Canal

Oct-12 • rozowamyszka on Flickr

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2012-10-20 10.37.12

Oct-12 • rozowamyszka on Flickr

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2012-10-20 10.41.11

Oct-12 • rozowamyszka on Flickr

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2012-10-20 10.47.51

Oct-12 • rozowamyszka on Flickr

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Horses
Horses

Oct-12 • rozowamyszka on Flickr

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Mushrooms
Mushrooms

Oct-12 • rozowamyszka on Flickr

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Posing Sheeps
Posing Sheeps

Oct-12 • rozowamyszka on Flickr

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Pony
Pony

Oct-12 • rozowamyszka on Flickr

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Ponies
Ponies

Oct-12 • rozowamyszka on Flickr

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2012-10-20 13.43.44

Oct-12 • rozowamyszka on Flickr

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View
View

Oct-12 • rozowamyszka on Flickr

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Trees
Trees

Oct-12 • rozowamyszka on Flickr

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Sign
Sign

Oct-12 • rozowamyszka on Flickr

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Tunnelly bit Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Tunnelly bit

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Aug-13 • moontiger on Flickr

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Light and shade Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Light and shade

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Aug-13 • moontiger on Flickr

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Silver Washed Fritillary (I think). These beautiful butterflies liked the sun but didnt like having their photos took. Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Silver Washed Fritillary

(I think). These beautiful butterflies liked the sun but didnt like having their photos took. Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Aug-13 • moontiger on Flickr

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Bees on Knapweed Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Bees on Knapweed

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Aug-13 • moontiger on Flickr

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View from the ridge Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
View from the ridge

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Aug-13 • moontiger on Flickr

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Rosebay Willow Herb on ridge Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Rosebay Willow Herb on ridge

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Aug-13 • moontiger on Flickr

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Peacock Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Peacock

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Aug-13 • moontiger on Flickr

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Beige Delight I made that up...... Buff Ermine maybe? I don't know.. Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Beige Delight

I made that up...... Buff Ermine maybe? I don't know.. Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Aug-13 • moontiger on Flickr

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Barley Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Barley

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Aug-13 • moontiger on Flickr

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Wood with fringe Kintbury to Great Bedwyn
Wood with fringe

Kintbury to Great Bedwyn

Aug-13 • moontiger on Flickr

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'...unusual wooden turnstile,..' near start of walk, Kintbury.
'...unusual wooden turnstile,..'

near start of walk, Kintbury.

Jul-15 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Arbour near Kintbury
Arbour

near Kintbury

Jul-15 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Stream & flora Inkpen
Stream & flora

Inkpen

Jul-15 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Lone walker approaches stream by stonewall bridge near Inkpen
Lone walker approaches stream by stonewall bridge

near Inkpen

Jul-15 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Approaching gibbet Hill
Approaching gibbet Hill

Jul-15 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Narrow boat, pub, Kintbury lock Canal life by Dundas Arms
Narrow boat, pub, Kintbury lock

Canal life by Dundas Arms

Jul-15 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Two narrow boats, Kintbury Lock
Two narrow boats, Kintbury Lock

Jul-15 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Narrow boat The Emma Ridgeon, by Kintbury Lock
Narrow boat

The Emma Ridgeon, by Kintbury Lock

Jul-15 • magyardave2002 on Flickr

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Kintbury Mill
Kintbury Mill

Jun-16 • JonCombe on Flickr

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Inkpen Hill
Inkpen Hill

Jun-16 • JonCombe on Flickr

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View from Inkpen Hill
View from Inkpen Hill

Jun-16 • JonCombe on Flickr

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The Kennet & Avon Canal at Great Bedwyn
The Kennet & Avon Canal at Great Bedwyn

Jun-16 • JonCombe on Flickr

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