Circuit of Bath Walk 1 Lansdown to Batheaston

This leg starts with a panorama of the city before heading north for breath-taking views across the  Swainswick Valley to iconic Little Solsbury Hill, which you later ascend, before finishing in the river-side village of Batheaston. Five miles with some good up and downs!

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Start: Lansdown, Granville Road W3W – stocks.flock.curve
Finish: Batheaston Village
Distance: 4.8 miles / 7.7km with an up of 646 ft/197m and down of 1,286 ft / 392m
Terrain: Mix of pavement and unsurfaced paths. Can get VERY muddy in the winter months.
Transport: Visit Lansdown Park & Ride for buses and free parking at the start. Buses run to Batheaston or find some limited parking in the village.
Public toilets: Lansdown Park & Ride and Batheaston (20p access for both).
Refreshments: Shops and cafés in Batheaston village.