Ancre Hill Vineyard


Join us for this 6.5 mile (10.5 km) walk taking you through farmland and tracks before climbing into Buckholt Wood. Leaving the wood you will enjoy breath taking views over the mountains of Abergavenny and the Black Mountains beyond. Continuing down through fields, you will follow the river Monnow before returning to Monmouth town. 

Lots of stiles and one long, steep slope. Can be very muddy under foot. Not suitable for dogs, including assistance dogs. Bring your own packed lunch and a drink. There is no charge for this activity.

Bring your own packed lunch and a drink. Not suitable for dogs, including assistance dogs. There is no charge for this activity. Wear stout shoes or boots and bring waterproof clothing.

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Ancre Hill Vineyard18 Monmouth King's Wood Circular Walk, MonmouthA 6.1 mile walk from Monmouth including a section of the Offa’s Dyke Path in King’s Wood.

Bluebells at Buckholt WoodBuckholt Wood and Hillfort, MonmouthDiscover this beautiful woodland and ancient hillfort on the England / Wales border above Monmouth, with fantastic views over the Monnow Valley.



  • Parking with charge


  • Description of route - Monmouth - Vauxhall Fields - King's Wood - Monmouth
  • Length of route (miles) - 6
  • Typical duration of route - 3 to 3.5 hours

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Monmouthshire Guided Walk - Buckholt Wood and fantastic views

Type:Guided Walk

Drybridge Community Nature Park, Rockfield Road, Monmouth, Monmouthshire, NP25 5AS
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Opening Times

Season (15 June 2024)
Saturday11:00 - 15:00

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