Walking in the Vale of Pewsey
A fascinating circular walk, with plenty of opportunities to wander off the beaten track and take in some wonderful views and discover lots of nature. Starting at the CAMRA Heritage pub, The Bruce Arms, it takes you to the charming village of Wootton Rivers, along the Kennet & Avon Canal to Pewsey and then back via Milton Lilbourne.
Places to eat and drink along the way:
The Bruce Arms in Easton Royal - Dog Friendly
The Royal Oak in Wootton Rivers - Dog Friendly
The Waterfront Bar & Bistro at Pewsey Wharf - Dog Friendly
In Pewsey village:
The Royal Oak in North Street - Dog Friendly
The Little Lunchbox Cafe in the High Street (eat in or takeaway)
Moonrakers pub in the High Street (evenings only)
Marshall's Bakery in North Street (takeaway)
More about the Vale of Pewsey
The North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) includes within its 1730 sq.kms. some of the finest landscape in England, including chalk downland, river valleys, ancient woodland and historic sites, with the Vale of Pewsey at its heart.
Great West Way is a 125 mile touring route in the south of England, stretching from London to Bristol. The Vale of Pewsey is located right in the middle of the Great West Way, and is easily accessible by rail, road and canal.