Severn Gorge Countryside Trust welcomes you to explore the network of waymarked paths and trails. You can use this leaflet together with the Ordnance Survey Explorer 242 map.
The Trust manages most of the historic landscape within the Ironbridge Gorge Word Heritage Site including 52 sites, 60 historic structures, 230 hectares of woodland, 25 hectares of wild flower meadow, 26 kms of paths, 8 kms of bridleways, 260 hectares (700 acres) in all on a 999 year lease. The landholding includes a number of important sites for national nature conservation and internationally important species of wildlife.
The Trust has a small team of professional staff who work with around 20 self employed contractors carrying out a range of tasks from engineering to tree surgery, footpath maintenance and hay making. They also employ specialist ecological consultants. The Trust is guided by a Board of 12 Trustees.
Open all year round