Offa’s Dyke Path


National Trail following the English-Welsh Border
by Dunn, Mike | Non-fiction; Geography/Nature
Published 28/11/2023 by Cicerone Press in the United Kingdom
Paperback | 192 pages

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A guidebook to walking Offa’s Dyke Path National Trail, following Britain’s longest ancient monument: the eighth century earthwork that once marked the boundary between the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of Mercia and the Welsh kingdoms to the east. The 285km (177 mile) route from Sedbury Cliffs near Chepstow to Prestatyn is suitable for walkers of most abilities.

The route is described from south to north in 12 stages of between 17 and 29km (11-18 miles), with additional suggestions for faster and slower itineraries.

Contains step-by-step description of the route alongside 1:100,000 maps

Includes a separate map booklet containing OS 1:25,000 mapping with the route line

Public transport information for those wanting to break the trail into shorter sections

Handy trek planner, route summary table and accommodation listings help you plan your itinerary

GPX files available to download