Distance: 7.5 miles (11.5km)
Ascent: 462 metres
Start/finish: Standish Wood car park, GL6 6PP
Turn R onto the road and follow until a L turn onto a footpath, head downhill through the woods, fork L at the path junction and continue to the Cotswold Way at the edge of the woodland. Turn L onto this and follow it, curving towards the north where it joins and follows a road. Turn L off the road but still on the Cotswold Way running through Cliff Wood to another road (2.2 miles/3.6km). Turn L briefly on the road, then R following the Cotswold way up to Haresfield Beacon. Turn L here and follow the Cotswold Way around Bunker’s Bank close to the road and then curve R out to the topograph at SO 826083 (3.5 miles/5.6km). Leave the Cotswold Way and continue downhill to the road at Tudor House Farm. Turn L and follow the road to Standish Park Farm then turn R onto a footpath. Follow this south across fields then trend L through woodland to rejoin the Cotswold Way near Randwick. Turn L and follow this trail through Standish Wood back to the start.
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