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Carding Mill Valley

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Quite wonderful

I tend to associate the National Trust, of which we are members, with stately homes and grand... read more

Reviewed today
norman r
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Beautiful views

Very nice, Would recommend a picnic for kids and adults! Great walks to explore, Lovely waterfalls... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Church Stretton, England
+44 1694 725000
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Reviewed today via mobile

I tend to associate the National Trust, of which we are members, with stately homes and grand mansions, however this beautiful strip of Shropshire administered by the NT is a fantastic part of the English countryside that allows public access to the lower reaches of...More

Thank norman r
Reviewed yesterday

Very nice, Would recommend a picnic for kids and adults! Great walks to explore, Lovely waterfalls to look at!

Thank Memeg2614
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful walking country with steep hills and narrow paths so walking boots are needed !! It`s a National Trust area with a large car park and café at the entrance, children had brought their sledges and although it was August they were having fun on...More

Thank Merrile
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very beautiful views great location we watched the sunset at the top of the hill can't wait to visit it again x

Thank angelgirloz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely National Trust tearoom in an old and lovely pavilion. Great walks up the valley to a reservoir and waterfalls.

Thank DrBobCheshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just been to this beautiful part of Shropshire as my partner had visited with her nan years ago. Well if you want a cheap day out with loads of walks and stunning scenery this is for you. There are toilets and a nice tea shop...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Several walks here, some with a bit of steep banks or walking over rocks so be prepared with the right footwear etc. Lots of sheep milling around and nice views throughout the walks. The waterfall was a bit of a let down. More like a...More

Thank Djwolin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's something here for all countryside travellers... Families with young children can stay in the central areas with low hills, streams and an excellent tea room. 'Easy' rambles are available to the reservoir and waterfall. (Arrive early for a quieter time on these or head...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Carding Mill Valley is an awesome place, for everyone. The scenery is stunning, with huge hills, trickling streams, waterfalls and miles of nothing but beauty. Climb up to the top of one of the huge hills, and you will be rewarded with simply stunning views,...More

Thank Jackie L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have visited on several occasions and more recently decided on another trip. The walks are lovely. Little streams for the children to catch fish and play in, although with recent hot weather, not much water! The gift shop does not open until 11am which I...More

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6 August 2018|
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Response from asocrates | Reviewed this property |
Not once you get past the car parks as it gets rocky. But there is a road from Church Stretton going to the top of the Long Mynd though cars use it too.
25 June 2018|
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Response from ssndrs | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply but been abroad. This stream is not suitable for kayaking but paddling with feet only. All pitches are less than 100 m from the stream
Ashley M
11 May 2018|
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