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Roasts & Rambles

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Herefordshire's best pub walks with awesome views, wild landscapes & cosy gastropubs

This winter, head to Herefordshire for glorious circular walks followed by a delicious pub lunch. Each of our 'Roasts & Rambles' routes will take you through amazing landscapes with stunning views.

And there's unexpected treats along the way, including wild mountain ponies, romantic castle ruins and ancient caves.

Afterwards, cosy up in one of our country pubs and dig into a well-earned lunch, featuring the best local produce.

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1. Endless Views from Hergest Ridge

Ramble: 5.5 miles with wild mountain ponies, 360-degree views & part of Offa's Dyke Path
Roast: The Stagg Inn

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2. Weobley Trail

Ramble: 3.2 miles with traditional black & white houses and motte & bailey
Roast: Ye Olde Salutation Inn or Jules Restaurant

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3. Castle & Rolls

Ramble: 5.1 miles with romantic castle ruin & wooded summit
Roast: The Riverside at Aymestrey or Castle Inn

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4. Jewel in the Downs

Ramble: 7.1 miles with impressive views & old drovers' paths
Roast: Three Horseshoes Inn

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5. The Deer Walk

Ramble: 5.2 miles with challenging hills in the Malverns & castle views 
Roast: The Feathers or The Farmers Arms

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6. Ramble by the Wye

Ramble: 4.8 miles with delightful churches & footbridge, riverside tranquility
Roast: The Loughpool, The New Inn or The Cottage of Content

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7. The Wye, Woods & Caves

Ramble: 5.9 miles in dramatic Wye Valley, home to peregrine falcons
Roast: Ye Olde Ferrie Inn or The Old Court Hotel

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8. Garway with the Ponies

Ramble: 3.7 miles with wild mountain ponies & striking views in every direction
Roast: The Kilpeck Inn or The New Inn

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9. Arthur’s Stone & The Golden Valley

Ramble: 5.5 miles through magical landscapes to sacred Neolithic stones 
Roast: Bulls Head, Bridge Inn, The Temple Bar Inn or The Pandy Inn

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10. Breinton Springs

Ramble: 5.6 miles from Hereford city centre to pretty orchards with birds, blossom & bluebells
Roast: The Bookshop, The Hereford Bar & Brasserie or Castle House Restaurant

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11. Marcle Ridge and Woolhope Dome

Ramble: 5.6 miles through rolling fossil-rich countryside with woods & wildflower meadows
Roast: The Crown Inn

Mortimer Country

12. Magic in Mortimer Country

Ramble: 8.8 miles with fairytale feels, from a castle & fort to a magical valley with a mischievous sprite
Roast: The Riverside at Aymestrey

View from top of Black Hill

13. Adventures on the Border: Cat's Back

Ramble: 4.9 miles traversing the dramatic rocky ridge between England & Wales
Roast: The Bulls Head or The Bridge Inn 

Brampton Bryan

14a. Leintwardine West

Ramble: 6.5 miles through tranquil countryside, with a quirky village en route
Roast: The Lion

Frosty view towards bridge

14b. Leintwardine East

Ramble: 6.3 miles from the River Teme to high above sea level, gloriously peaceful
Roast: The Lion