Cotswold Way Circular Walk: Stanton, Snowshill and the Edge

Route type: Circular and Linear Walks

This beauty of a walk leads you between two of the most picturesque villages in the Cotswolds, over hilltops, down valleys and through shaded woodlands. Whilst slightly more challenging than others in the series, your efforts will be rewarded by invitingly warm pubs and some of the most splendid views in the country.

  • Distance: 6 miles (Short cut 2½ miles)
  • Duration: 3½ -4½ hrs (Short cut 1½ - 2½ hrs)
  • Difficulty: Moderate, some steep sections and stiles. Muddy sections after wet weather.

Download map and route description below:

PLEASE NOTE Point 3 on the map has changed as the turning circle referred to has sine been removed.  So instead of

Turn right along the road to Snowshill and head down the wide path sharp left, opposite the turning circle. Keep right to enter the National Trust wood, and some 50m further down turn right. Follow this path, keeping straight.........

The guidance should now be:

Turn right along the road to Snowshill and after some 50m head down the wide path sharp left, opposite new gates. Keep right to enter the National Trust wood, and some 50m further down turn right. Follow this path, keeping straight.....

We hope to update the downloadable guide shortly to cover this.

Pub sign, Stanton