Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Craven Arms

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Geologic Formation Wildlife Area
The Shropshire Hills AONB is nationally important, and its key special qualities are the diversity and contrast of its landscape, its hills, farmland, woods and rivers, the important geology, wildlife and heritage they hold, plus scenic quality and views, tranquillity, culture and opportunities for enjoyment.

Not just a pretty view…

Natural beauty is not just scenery and wildlife, but includes geology, air, soil and water, cultural heritage and tranquillity. AONBs also have a purpose to promote sustainable development – activities achieving economic, social and environmental benefits in combination.
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  • Hills hills hills. A great place to go for a really good walk. Beautiful views. Spotted sheep and horses on the walk. Went on a cold rainy day and it was rather windy at the top but enjoyed it.  more »
  • This is the tallest hill in shropshire, there are many footpaths on the hill to have an adventure. Lovely walks on sunny days. But be prepared if your aim is to walk to the top it can sometimes be a l...  more »
  • The incline was pretty epic but worth it in the end to see the stunning views from the top! Took us 26 minutes to power walk up. There were a mixture of people there with kids and their dogs, all ages...  more »

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