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Carding Mill Valley

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Church Stretton, England
+44 1694 725000
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Interesting countryside

Carding Mill Valley provides a good day-out in southern Shropshire; it is located along the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Shropshire, United Kingdom
Lovely short walk to wilderness

Young kids (4 and 7) walked all the way to the waterfall and back. Parked near the top car park... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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“long mynd” (83 reviews)
“national trust” (104 reviews)
“car park” (71 reviews)
Church Stretton, England
+44 1694 725000
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Carding Mill Valley provides a good day-out in southern Shropshire; it is located along the signposted lane from within Church Stretton, which is itself worth taking a look around, there is ample parking but it can still get a bit full in busier months due...More

Thank rdrdaniel
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Young kids (4 and 7) walked all the way to the waterfall and back. Parked near the top car park (past the NT cafe) to make the walk more scenic per metre, crucial for young kids. Even with sleet and strong wind our kids enjoyed...More

Thank johnr07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked up via the waterfall to the Jack Mytton Way at "Shooting Box", actually a prehistoric earthwork, high above Church Stretton on the Long Mynd. It was quite hard going at times with snow, hail and sunshine by turns and a fierce wind, but...More

Thank HalfyB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This national trust area is wonderful. The views are spectacular. True walking country although plenty to see if not a walker.

Thank Colin S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place can be busy tea room and shops car parking within easy reach of town centre and public transport

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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

We visited on a very cold day and unfortunately the path to the waterfall was too icy for us to navigate, so we walked up to the reservoir instead, which was rather lovely. The toilets and cafe are closed for renovation just for a short...More

Thank SallyO85
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Although the car park here can get busy, a few minutes walk up the valley leads to peace and quiet. It is worth going up to Pole Bank, where you are rewarded with 360 degree views of Shropshire and beyond. A good National Trust cafe...More

Thank KMc528789
Reviewed 3 January 2018

It's quite a climb up from the carpark (£2.50) past the waterfall to the moors above with a few tricky scrambles on the way. Well worth it though - walk to the highest point on the Long Mynd and back (approx. 7 miles/3 - 4...More

Thank Scotty975
Reviewed 2 January 2018

trying to get out and walk a bit more in 2018. we saw friends who live in c/s and went for a walk in the valley,not been there for years and will be back.

1  Thank bobthegardener2016
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Cardingmill Valley is a beautiful and well maintained area in the heart of the Shropshire hills. It is maintained excellently by the national trust with many good quality paths. There are several well marked routes, of varying difficulties. Free leaflets with details of these routes...More

Thank Viatorem1618
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Gillian B
2 February 2018|
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Response from Scott H | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but plenty of room outside
Grant W
27 August 2016|
Response from northlondonchap |
Paid £6.50 for 2 coffees and 1 cake