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Tintern & Penterry 21/12/14

Join the Monmouthshire Countryside Serviec for a 5 mile (8km) walk through woods and fields to the ancient church at Penterry and on to Gaer Hill Fort with great views over the River Severn. Bring a packed lunch and a drink. Assistance dogs only please. Lots of stiles. 2 steep slopes on route. There is no charge for this activity. Please wear boots and bring waterproof clothing.

Start Time: 11am

Duration: 3 Hours

Directions: Tintern is on the A466 between Monmouth and Chepstow. Take the turning next to the Royal George Hotel signposted “Raglan.” Park in the “Wireworks” car park on your right after 350 metres  (SO 526 001)  Postcode NP16 6TQ.

Contact: For more information about this and other walks and activities with the Monmouthshire Countryside Service contact Mark Langley on 07836 221598 or

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