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Shrewsbury Group

We are the Shrewsbury Ramblers. We open the way for everyone in our local community to enjoy the pleasures of walking.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking
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Overview

Following a path through grassland and woodland passing two pools, then along a tree boarded bridleway towards Middle Village. Walking through the village to continue along lanes, fields and wooded areas heading towards a Cottage garden. On through the garden taking an uphill track  to the quarry passing a house built into the rock. Descending through fields and a bridleway to Merrington Lane. Finally, along the lane passing a farm to return to the car park.

Merrington Green has a history of dragon flies, now there are some 17 different species of the dragon fly identified there.

6 Stiles.

Some panoramic views on the  route.

Thursday, 1 August 2024
Meeting time:
9:30 am
Start time:
10:00 am
Estimated finish time:
1:00 pm
Difficulty:
Leisurely
Distance:
8.9km / 5.5mi
Ascent:
N/A
Type:
circular

Please book with walk leader by text, and let them know if you require a lift.

VTC £2

Features

  • Car parking available
  • Car sharing available

Meeting point

Grid reference:
SJ 49271 10410
Nearest postcode:
SY3 9NB
what3words:
cowboy.draw.stray
Meeting time:
9:30 am

Meole Brace Park & Ride

Starting point

Grid reference:
SJ 46892 20848
Nearest postcode:
SY4 3QE
what3words:
mixes.phantom.games
Start time:
10:00 am

Parking at Merrington Green Nature Reserve

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking