Things to do
With delightful countryside, rivers and outcrops, the Wye Valley is a perfect place for outdoor activities.
Old Brampton Barn is located on the Wye Valley walk, a beautiful signposted footpath running along the river. There are also many other way-market footpaths and circular walks in the area. See here for more details.dshire.gov.uk/community_and_living/25724.asp”>See here for some examples.
Local companies can arrange canoe trips down the river wye, including transport back at the end of the day. http://www.thecanoehire.co.uk/
Permits can be obtained for fishing on the river by the barn. See the site below for more information on local fishing.
The superb limestone crag of Symonds Yat is just ten miles away, offering climbs of all standards, overlooking the river. There are several instruction companies nearby offering rock climbing and abseiling instruction for beginners.
Mountain bikes can be hired at Pedalaway in Ross, with numerous fantastic trails to explore in the Wye valley and nearby Forest of Dean.