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Carding Mill Valley

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Church Stretton, England
+44 1694 725000
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So beautiful

We picked a great day to go, so hot with blue skies giving great views from look out points. The... read more

Reviewed today
James E
,
Lethbridge, Canada
via mobile
National Trust moorland and scenery.

As members parking is free but you need to scan your membership card to get a ticket.The Trust is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
David G
,
Hereford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent81%
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  • Average1%
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“long mynd” (89 reviews)
“national trust” (109 reviews)
“car park” (84 reviews)
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Church Stretton, England
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+44 1694 725000
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"long mynd"
in 89 reviews
"national trust"
in 109 reviews
"car park"
in 84 reviews
"nt cafe"
in 12 reviews
"beautiful valley"
in 19 reviews
"medium walk"
in 8 reviews
"free for nt members"
in 6 reviews
"lovely stream"
in 6 reviews
"free leaflets"
in 7 reviews
"longer walk"
in 6 reviews
"great scenery"
in 7 reviews
"pond dipping"
in 7 reviews
"great walk"
in 11 reviews
"wild horses"
in 7 reviews
"walking boots"
in 12 reviews
"marked walks"
in 6 reviews
"shropshire hills"
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Reviewed today via mobile

We picked a great day to go, so hot with blue skies giving great views from look out points. The kids walked up the stream, in their water shoes, all day and had a blast. It was wonderful to see. Especially as I used to...More

Thank James E
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Reviewed 4 days ago

As members parking is free but you need to scan your membership card to get a ticket.The Trust is fazing out the car stickers.We went today and it was hot.There were a lot of people there but we did manage to drive through to the...More

Thank David G
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Reviewed 4 days ago

something for everyone here, walking at every level and ability, even swiming in the reservior, all national trust managed brilliant

Thank Melanie D
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful valley and stream running in valley great for children to paddle and fish in. Gorgeous scenery surrounds you and if you choose to come at weekends a bus runs where you can hop and off at key sights such as Stipperstones with its Inn...More

Thank carolinebuchanan89
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easy to follow route maps and signs to a selection of different level walks. Nice cafe and little shop. But 4.50 to park!!!!!

Thank HOLLYOHSouthend
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had great time.with the grandson playing in the stream.....hours of fun.....lovely for picnics or just a walk.....

Thank fordescort12
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Parked in Church Stretton near the Co-op and walked to Carding Mill Valley (about 1/2 mile) - can park in the Valley to save the extra walk if required). Great walk up to the reservoir which was beautiful on a hot and sunny day -...More

1  Thank bri_5700
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is such a lovely and beautiful place! Great for families and hikers as well! Loving when families arriving and enjoying a time by the water with kids. Such fun! It could be a bit busy in summer days when sunny and warm. Would need...More

Thank MadaraK
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I always came here as a young child with my family and usually return a few times a year, this time I got to bring my own children and show them this beautiful place. Many walks in different directions, a lovely stream, dog friendly (on...More

Thank Holly B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited Carding Mill Valley many times, and it is a truly beautiful place. Unfortunately the last time there were 6 coaches and 2 large minibuses full of schoolchildren. I appreciate it is lovely for children from the city to visit beautiful places, but...More

1  Thank Roxy321
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Allgoodthyngs
25 June 2018|
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Response from LudlowLocalguide |
This is an open stream in `wild` country. Children paddle in the stream, there is no paddling area as such. Be aware, there is very little water at the moment due to low rainfall.
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Ashley M
11 May 2018|
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Response from Nigel C | Reviewed this property |
Yes.
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Gillian B
2 February 2018|
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Response from LudlowLocalguide |
Not inside, but dogs can be under the covered verandah.
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