A series of short but sharp ascents and descents, Neolithic burial chambers, and Iron Age hill forts highlight the short six miles to the village of Dursley. Climb steeply to the Tyndale Monument, built in memory of writer William Tyndale who finished translating the New Testament bible into English in 1525.
Finish this longer day in the lovely little town of Wotton-under-Edge, which blends both the old and new. Visit the Heritage Center in town for insight into the towns unique history, or take a wander down the high street to an array of small independent shops.
Basic Equipment for Hiking
- Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
- Layered, moisture wicking clothing
- Hiking socks
- Rucksack (with rain cover)
- Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
- Hiking poles
- Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
- First aid kit
- Blister kit
- Bivy / survival bag
- Survival blanket
- Pocket knife
- Cell phone
- Navigation equipment / map and compass
- Emergency contact details
- The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
- For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
- Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.