Calling All Walkers & Cyclists

Walking & Nature Reserves

Enjoy our beautiful scenery on foot.

The White Horse Inn is nestled in the Clun Valley a walkers’ paradise. Surrounded by hills, woods, fields and rivers it is no wonder we have been awarded Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Status. Discover our many Hillforts, Stone Circles and amazing Viewpoints amid the lush countryside.

  • Offa’s Dyke Pathway
  • The Shropshire Way Download – Route 2 Bishop’s Castle to Clun
  • The Shropshire Way – Route 3 Clun to Craven Arms
  • Jack Mytton Way -Download Route 5 Plowden to Clun
  • Jack Mytton Way -Download Route 6 Clun to Llanfairwaterdine

    Walking With Offa Project
  • Route 7 – Ancient hill forts and woodland of Bury Ditches – A moderate six mile walk from Clun to Bury Ditches.
  • Route 8 – Border country and a taste of Offa’s Dyke – A four mile walk around the lower slopes of Graig Hill from The Crown at Newcastle on Clun.

  • Cakes and Ale Trail a trail by Bob Bibby
  • Ian Jones’ Clun to Clunton Walk
  • The Long Mynd and the Carding Mill Valley
  • The Stiperstones

    Other Walk in the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

    Nature Reserves and Historic Sites

  • Shropshire Wildlife Trust Reserves (map)
  • Clunton Coppice
  • Rhos Fiddle
  • Lower Shortditch Turbary
  • Lurkenhope
  • Hill Forts
  • Bury Ditches bronze age hillfort
  • Caer Caradoc, Chapel Lawn
  • Caer Caradoc Church Stretton, possible site of Caractacus’ last stand against the Romans

Cyclist Trails and Activities

If you are cycling one of the great cycling routes around Shropshire and the Welsh borders. The White Horse Inn might be right up your street. We have lockable Bike Storage, and wet storage. We also can wash clothes for you.

Added to this the fact that we keep great real ales always six -some from our own microbrewery- and serve food lunchtimes and evenings every day of the year except Christmas day.

The Jack Mytton Way

Enter Clun either from the North or the South all the bridleway is ridable on a bike. If riding you need to bring maps O/S-148, O/S-127, O/S-137 and O/S-138

Hopton Wood Downhill Trail

Hopton little hill above Hopton Castle, take the B4368 to Purslow, B4385, take second right, Hopton Castle right signposted Obley 1 mile, forest on left.Please drive slowly through Twitchen, Hopton Castle and up to site.

LeJOG Land’s End to John of Groats.

We are on the Lands’ End to John o’ Groats path and regualrly have cyclists going through doing this route, some independenmtly and others with supervision and backup such a the tours run by Peak Tours.

Should You Want an Organized Tour

We suggest you use a company such as Wheely Wonderful or Byways Breaks

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