Edge End - Wimberry Slade - Wysis Way - Edge End

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This is a part of the Forest of Dean not often walked. There were a number of drift mines in this area but most are now closed. Pass one still working, Cannop Drift Mine.


Wimberry Slade is very interesting from a geological view, with much to see. Notice the stone sleepers on the tramway down through the valley.

England - South West England - Gloucestershire - Forest of Dean


Birds, Hills or Fells, Industrial Archaeology, Wildlife, Woodland
9/27/2015 - steve edwards

I was expecting a lovely quiet walk in the woods! Unfortunately the area is 'infested' with mountain bikers. You have to be on high alert all the time as not to collide with bikes and the dogs had to be at heel all through the walk,disappointing.

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