View from Gray Hill, Wentwood
  • View from Gray Hill, Wentwood
  • View from Gray Hill, Wentwood
  • View from Gray Hill, Wentwood

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Steeped in legend, Gray Hill rises high above Wentwood, the largest area of ancient forest in Wales. It is said to have been a site of particular druidic importance, with the stone circle at the top of the hill possibly older than Stonehenge.

Offering fantastic views over Wentwood and the Severn Estuary, the climb to Gray Hill is well worth the effort.

You can find out more about the folklore of Gray Hill on this Guardian Travel article.

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Wentwood from Gray Hill8 Wentwood to Gray Hill Circular Walk, UskPath temporarily closed due to major problems with the route. A strenuous 7.6 mile walk in woodland and common near Shirenewton.

Wentwood ForestWentwood Forest, MonmouthshireOnce part of the hunting grounds of Chepstow Castle, Wentwood offers walks with breathtaking views over the Severn Estuary.

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Gray Hill

Type:Viewpoint/Beauty Spot

Cadira Beeches car park, Usk Road, Wentwood, Monmouthshire, NP15 1NA
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Season (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

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