The Staffordshire Way long distance path passes through Abbots Bromley on the 93-mile (148 km) route from Mow Cop to Kinver Edge.
For those who enjoy their exercise in less challenging portions, there are many delightful circular walks starting and ending in the village. The following table contains links to full colour leaflets that you can download and print. (The same walk is available in different file sizes and qualities.)
|Walk no||Description||Approx Dist||Walk leaflet||GPS data|
|01||Moors Farm and the Clump||6.5km/4ml||448Kb 11Mb||7Kb|
|02||Ashbrook Lane and Seedcroft||4.4km/2.75ml||545Kb 12Mb||5Kb|
|03||Narrow Lane and Radmore Wood||4.4km/2.75ml||501Kb 12Mb||tbs|
|04||Pinfold Lane and Schoolhouse Lane||4.8km/3ml||532Kb 11.3Mb||tbs|
|05||Glass Lane and The Clump||10.2Km/6.4ml||408Kb 10.0Mb||tbs|
If you would like to provide feedback on any of the walks, then you can click here to let us know of any issues you encountered.
The best map for walking the area is Explorer sheet number 244 (ISBN 0319 237419) 1:25000 scale: 4cm to 1km: 2.5 inches to 1 mile. Also covering Cannock Chase, this is the ideal walkers map showing public rights of way and field boundaries. (Buy this map from amazon.co.uk)
GPS data: The route data for the walks is provided here in the GPX Exchange Format. If you have any difficulties using this data, please provide feedback using the link on this page giving as many details as possible. While every care has been taken in compiling the GPS route information, no guarantee can be provided of it's accuracy or suitability for use with your equipment. It is intended for use as a supplement to the walks leaflet and not as a free-standing aid to navigation. (↩)
The Abbots Bromley and District Footpath Society holds regular walks which are informal and open to everyone to attend. Details appear in the monthly Parish Magazine and on posters around the village.