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Explore the Blackwater Valley

BV Path book coverWe have been updating, revamping and improving our guide book to the 23-mile long distance route the Blackwater Valley Path, which follows the River Blackwater. Previously called the Blackwater Valley Path, the book has been renamed Explore the Blackwater Valley, to reflect the new content, and is a must have for all Valley residents and visitors alike.

The book includes everything the old path book offered and more. As well as details of the route itself, which is divided into 12 sections, the new book contains lots of practical information about the path and Valley area. You’ll find:

  • Clear, detailed maps
  • Step-by-step instructions for
    following the path
  • At A Glance guide to Valley SitesDetails of the multi-user section
    - suitable for cyclists, wheelchair users and pushchairs
  • Guide to places to visit along the way, such as parks, open green spaces and natures reserves
  • General information about the recreational facilities including watersports centres
  • Advice about day ticket venues for anglers
  • Practical at a glance chart to sites and their facilities
  • General information about points of interest along the route.                 

This new 48-page guide is in full-colour and
Example of the map and route instructions fully illustrated. Explore the Blackwater Valley costs Ł3.50 excluding posting and packing (UK only).

For a copy order it online or send a cheque for this amount, payable to “Blackwater Valley”, to the address below. Please include your full postal address.

Explore the Blackwater Valley
(5th edition - published March 2012).

Other current publications are: