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Walk the Rivers and Canals from Tamworth

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Walk the Rivers and Canals from Tamworth. Tamworth is set in the heart of the Tame Valley, where the River Tame crosses the River Anker and the Coventry Canal branches from the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal. There are countless options for local circular walks and longer walks with options to return by train or bus. Head south along the river or canal into the Tame valley wetlands, East towards Alvecote Nature Reserve, or West towards Hopwas.

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General Information
Free entry

Free public access

Suitable for dogs

Great for dogs

Refreshments available on site.

Plenty of local cafes

Disabled Toilets available

Public toilets over the river in the park

Camping

Camping at Drayton Manor with the Camping and Caravanning Club

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For more info check out the Tame Valley Wetlands website

Hire equipment or book a session
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The Ramblers - Tamworth rivers and meadows

Sunday, 19 March 2023

9:00 am

Free entry

Free for 1st timers. Membership thereafter.

Intermediates and above

Intermediates and above

The Ramblers - Tamworth rivers and meadows
The Ramblers
A 8 mile circular walk from Tamworth centre, led by an experienced Ramblers Guide. Meet at the Spinning School Lane car park, Tamworth B79 7BB at 9.00 am.

Tamworth Waterways Ramble

Sunday, 2 April 2023

10:00 am

Pay to enter

From £6

All abilities

All abilities

Tamworth Waterways Ramble
Spice Social
Join Steve Dell for a lovely 5 mile ramble from Tamworth, exploring the various waterways and the surrounding countryside.
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Tame Valley Wetlands Circuit

Intermediates and above

Intermediates and above

14kms

3.5hrs

A circular route along rivers and canals taking in the best of the Tame Valley Wetlands and Tamworth.

Tamworth to Hopwas

Intermediates and above

Intermediates and above

7.5km

2 hrs

A one way river and canal-side walk between Tamworth and Hopwas Hays Wood. Return the same way or by bus.

Tamworth Town Circular

All abilities

All abilities

6.5km

2hrs

A medium difficulty circular trail walk around Tamworth town taking you along pavements, roads, and footpaths.
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Holloway, Tamworth B79 7NB, UK

Paid parking

Plenty of paid parking, including accessible bays. 

Easily accessible by public transport.

Easily accessible by public transport -a short walk from Tamworth Train Station.