The Wye Valley Walk A perfect mix of hill and river walking

 

 
Attractions:

Ross-on-Wye to Hereford

  • Hereford Museum and Art Gallery
    Museum of Hereford life together with gallery exhibiting art and crafts.
  • Capler Camp
    Impressive ramparts of Iron Age hillfort with impressive views over the Woolhope Dome. Excavations have revealed fragments of boar tusk and possible grave sites.
  • The Old House
    A preserved 17th Century 'Black and White' Herefordshire building in the heart of the city. Family hands-on activities on the ground floor.
  • Hereford Cathedral
    Built by the Saxons, destroyed by the Welsh, rebuilt by the Normans and now home to the World's largest chained library of medieval books and manuscripts and the internationally renowned Mappa Mundi - a unique 13th Century World map. ...
  • How Caple Court Gardens
    Edwardian gardens featuring formal terraces, yew hedges, roses, lily ponds and a sunken Florentine garden. Walkers and cyclists welcomed.
  • Common Hill
    Small Herefordshire Nature Trust limestone grassland and old orchard reserve. Notable for butterflies, orchids, glow worm beetles, cowslips in Spring and the small herd of Dexter cattle grazing the hillside. ...
  • Market House Heritage Centre
    17th Century sandstone market house containing details of the history of Ross-on-Wye and the Wye Valley
  • Nupend Wood
    Herefordshire Nature Trust reserve of ancient semi-natural woodland on a steep sided limestone ridge, The south facing slopes of the ridge are flower and butterfly-rich meadows
  • Waterworks Museum
    A working museum bringing the story of drinking water to life. Features displays of engines, pumps and equipment (many of them working) spanning the period from the industrial revolution to the close of the 20th Century. ...