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Best trails in Wolverhampton

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Looking for a great trail near Wolverhampton, West Midlands? AllTrails has 15 great hiking trails, trail running trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Wrekin Hill Fort or Lickey Hills Country Park. Ready for some activity? There are 9 moderate trails in Wolverhampton ranging from 3.2 to 9.1 miles and from 262 to 623 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Wolverhampton
Top trails (15)
#1 - Staff and Worcs Canal: The Bratch to Stourton
Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England
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Length: 6.9 mi • Est. 3 h 29 m
This linear walk along a section of the Staffordshire and Worcestershire canal. It commences at The Bratch, a staircase of locks near Wombourne and heads through quiet countryside to Stourton, betweenShow more
#2 - Wrottesley Park Round
Wrottesley Park
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 30 m
This is a wonderful circular walk suitable for a family with children, having a real countryside feel and marvellous views of the Wolverhampton city skyline. There is abundant wildlife and opportunitiShow more
#3 - Staffs Railway Trail
Himley Hall and Park
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 31 m
A circular walk that takes you from Himley Hall and Park, through Baggeridge Woods, along the Wom Brook in Wombourne then follows the path of the dismantled South Staffs Railway line back to Himley. TShow more
#4 - Essington Quarry Pool and Black Cat wood
Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 56 m
This is a relatively gentle and very popular walk through farmland between Wolverhampton and Essington in South Staffordshire. The walk provides views of Wednesfield, Wolverhampton and the Black CountShow more
#5 - Staffs and Worcs Canal and Staffs Railway Circular Trail
Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England
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Length: 9.1 mi • Est. 4 h 12 m
This circular trail that starts at Wombourn Railway Station, goes up the disused railway line to Compton, then switches to the Staffs and Worcs Canal to head back to the start. Allow 3.5 hours to compShow more
#6 - Orton Circular Trail
Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 34 m
This is a circular walk around the roads and woods of Orton, near Wolverhampton. The route heads out along the disused South Staffs Railway Line, then follows roads and woodland tracks, before returniShow more
#7 - Staff and Worcs Canal: Aldersley Junction to The Bratch
Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 3 h 2 m
This linear walk along a section of the Staffordshire and Worcestershire canal. It commences at Aldersley junction, where the Staff and Worcs and Birmingham Old Main Line canals meet and heads throughShow more
#8 - Black Cat Wood, Essington Quarry and Wednesfield Park Walk
Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England
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Length: 6.6 mi • Est. 2 h 59 m
Black Cat Wood, Essington Quarry and Wednesfield Park Walk is a 6.6 mile loop trail located near Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primShow more
#9 - Horseley Fields to Sneyd Junction Bridge via Wyrley and Essington Canal
Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England
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Length: 7.1 mi • Est. 3 h 6 m
This is a linear trail from Horseley Fields Junction Bridge in Wolverhampton, to Sneyd Junction in Bloxwich. It follows the course of the Wyrley and Essington Canal. Allow 2-2.5 hours to complete. TShow more
#10 - Birmingham Old Main Line Canal: Wolverhampton to Wednesbury Oak Circular Walk
Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 22 m
This is a walk from Wolverhampton to Bradley. It follows the route of the Old Main Line canal before turning onto the Wednesbury Oak Loop canal and is comprised of two junctions, a tunnel and several Show more
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