There are many walks and trails to help you explore the countryside, villages and market towns of rural Monmouthshire.
Many of the long distance routes can be walked in full, in stages or adapted to be circular walks:
Other long distance routes include the Usk Valley Walk, the Three Castles Trail and the Monnow Valley Walk. Guide books can be obtained from local bookshops or the tourism information centres.
A selection of existing circular walking routes across Monmouthshire and the Wye Valley are available.
Here are a selection of walks available in Monmouthshire:
- Tintern Old Station
- Black Rock Picnic Site, Portskewett
- Caldicot Castle and Country Park
- Castle Meadows, Abergavenny
- Goytre Hall Wood, Near Abergavenny
- Usk Island
- Dingestow Discoveries
- Tintern’s Hidden History
- Whitestone, Whitebrook and the Wye
- The Angidy Trail
- Picturesque Piercefield
- Cwm Clydach
- Wordsworth Walk
- Great Tre-Rhew – Whitecastle Circular Trail
- Wentwood Forest
The following trails have been developed to be accessible by foot, horse or by cycling:
For more information, including where you can keep your horse during an overnight stay, please visit http://www.treadandtrottrails.co.uk/