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Waverley Abbey and Tilford Village is a 4 mile loop trail located near Farnham, Surrey, England that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and running.

Length 4.0 mi Elevation gain 698 ft Route type Loop
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A circular walk near Farnham in Surrey taking in the remains of Waverley Abbey (the first Cistercian Abbey in Britain) along with a visit to the picturesque village of Tilford. The walk is relatively flat, there are no stiles and just a couple of gates/kissing gates. There are a few sections of road walking, including several hundred metres without pavements so the walk probably isn't suitable for children. The woodland tracks will be very muddy after wet weather. Entry to the Abbey ruins is free, dogs are welcome and the site is open during daylight hours every day. Approximate time 2 hours.

The walk starts from the small gravel car park for Waverley Abbey. The car park is accessed from the B3001 (Waverley Lane) between Farnham and Elstead. Travelling from Farnham, the car park is on the right just before the road passes over the River Wey, marked with brown tourism signs for Waverley Abbey and Waverley Abbey House. Approximate post code GU9 8EP.

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Pickled Tiger
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Quite a bit of this walk on narrow roads with no paths but nice walk otherwise

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Michele Dodd
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Waverley Abbey was well worth a visit sitting in very picturesque countryside. Lots of wildlife and shaded walking under the trees. We started from Tilford Green and returned later to stop for a drink at The Barley Mow.

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Eddy Walks
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Waverley Abbey is beautiful. But there is some road walking on this walk. The part down to Tilford is a bit to long, especially in summer with overgrown banks and now where to get out the way of traffic on that main road

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alec hilton
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Improvised this walk. Started at Tilford parking by the river opposite the green then picked up the walk from point 4 and walked to Waverley Abbey for a picnic and then back via Mother Ludlums cave, footpath on the left at the bottom of Camp Hill Lane. Then back the way we came which avoided most of the roads. Just about the right distance and interest points for our kids (5-10)

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D Roberts
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Grace Carter
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Nickolas Butti
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Isabella Park
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Ben Willcocks
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Christina Edwards
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Christina Edwards
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Yana Bekesheva
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Karolina D
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Michael Millington
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Helen Harker
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