The Cannop Valley

A circular walk from the popular visitor centre at Beechenhurst.

A photo of a guide at Phoenix colliery in the Cannop Valley
One of our guides at Phoenix Colliery – a ‘mothballed’ freemine on our Cannop Valley walk

On our Cannop guided walk we’ll take you on a 7 Km circular walk from Beechenhurst Lodge (on the B4226). You’ll see a working stoneworks, a working freemine and a working quarry. You’ll also see forests, ponds, great views and plenty of evidence of the industrial past of the Forest of Dean