Godshill and Castle Hill

Type:Walking Route

Bus Stop outside Fighting Cocks Pub, Godshill, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 2LL
Godshill and Castle Hill

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Distance: 2.6 miles (4.2 km), 3.6 miles (5.8 km) with detour

Start: Bus stop outside Fighting Cocks, pub, Godshill. Grid ref. SU 175 149, Postcode SP6 2LL

This walk takes you along quiet field and woodland paths to the site of an Iron Age hill fort. It then continues to a stream-side hamlet on the edge of Castle Hill. There are views across the beautiful Avon Valley with its wildlife-rich water meadows and pasture and an optional detour to Castle Hill fort before returning along field and woodland paths to Godshill. 

Be Forest Friendly: Please park only in designated car parks, not on a verge or in gateways. Lock your car, taking any valuables with you.

Click the website link above to download this route map for free on the National Park Authority’s website.



  • Children welcome


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