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Lansdown Somerset & Bristol

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Along the Cotswold Way.
Margaret Barton
Along the Cotswold Way.

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Site Details

Area covering Lansdown Golf Course, Race Course, and the Cotswold Way to west of minor road running north out of Bath across Lansdown Hill. Plateau at about 220 metres. Mixture of farmland, golf course, copses and more heavily wooded area (primarily beech). Access via public footpaths across area, or view from minor roads.

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Additional Site Details


Depart Bath on road leading north up hill to Lansdown. Drive on onto top of hill and explore area.


Keep to public footpaths and public roads. No access onto golf course for non-members; view from periphery.


Park in lay-bys and small public car parking areas.

Opening Times



Public phone in Public House in Lansdown.

Key Areas / Routes

Rough grassland in vicinity of racecourse; fields either side of minor road leading north across plateau; beechwoods to north of golf course; Cotswold Way to Prospect Stile and Kelsone Round Hill.

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