Valley Walk (about 9.5 miles)
walk, originally developed for the Solihull Together Sponsored
Walk 2013 and supplied courtesy of the Solihull Together team,
is an excellent showcase of the south western rural fringe of
Solihull borough, including the delightful Blythe Valley Country
Park and the Stratford-upon-Avon Canal.
documented to start from the Country Park (obtain parking permit
from security hut to leave a car there) it can easily be walked
from the Dorridge Park Car Park (end of Arden Road) by picking
up the route at Step 6 of Stage 2.
route is documented in four two page PDF files:
are three opportunities for refreshments along the route. If starting
from Dorridge Park, the Cider House provides a convenient, almost
half way, break. If starting from the Country Park, the Barn provides
a just over half way, break.