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    Chipping Norton and Over Norton Walk

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    4.5 km
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    145 m
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    Directions to Trailhead

    The Chipping Norton and Over Norton Walk is a fantastic route that will lead you from the market town of Chipping Norton to a small village, by means of crossing the picturesque Oxfordshire countryside. While out on the trail, you will visit the remains of a castle in the area before looping around the rolling hills and fields that make this region so beautiful. This is a quick and fairly easy journey that is perfectly suited for a leisurely weekend stroll.

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    Route Description for Chipping Norton and Over Norton Walk

    If you are looking for a quick and easy way to explore some of the natural beauty of The Cotswold Hills and surrounding Oxfordshire countryside without really leaving town, then the Chipping Norton and Over Norton Walk is a great way to do so. Setting out from the car park in the heart of Chipping Norton, follow the route through town to the northwest, where you will climb gently uphill to reach the earthwork remains of a castle. From here, make your way to the northeast through lovely fields and stretches of woodland terrain to arrive in the village of Over Norton. After passing through the village and climbing uphill to the east, you will make your way to the southwest across the open countryside before meeting up with the road and following it back into Chipping Norton where you began.

    Consider a Walking Holiday in the Cotswolds

    One of the best ways to experience this stunning Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is by booking a pre-planned adventure tour in the Cotswolds. Find the famous self-guided Cotswolds Way and other amazing guided and self-guided tours on 10Adventures Tours.

    Getting to the Chipping Norton and Over Norton Walk Trailhead

    To reach the trailhead for the Chipping Norton and Over Norton Walk from Moreton-in-Marsh, head east on Oxford Street/A44 for 12.9 km and turn right, continuing on for 137 m to arrive at the car park.

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