Green Drove, Pewsey White Horse, Manningford Abbots

Walking in the Vale of Pewsey

An exhilarating circular walk offering lots of variety, taking in Pewsey White Horse and some magnificent downland with spectacular views, as well as the River Avon, the village of Manningford Abbots and the lanes and footpaths of the Vale.


Places to eat and drink along the way - all in Pewsey village:

The Royal Oak in North Street - Dog Friendly

Pewsey Vale Community Crafts & Tea Rooms by the bridge

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)

Snoopers' Bazaar in Market Place (eat in or takeaway) - Dog friendly garden


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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.

This project has been supported through the North Wessex Downs Sustainable Development Fund – for more information or to apply please visit

This project has been supported by the Health & Wellbeing Fund of the Pewsey Area Board at Wiltshire Council.