On Countryfile: The Wye Valley

On this Sunday's Countryfile, Matt and Ellie are visiting the Wye Valley to uncover some of the beautiful river's hidden gems. Here are more of its secrets revealed




Symonds Yat
Find out why this beautiful village on the River Wye is a kayaker’s, birdwatcher’s, climber’s and walker’s dream.

Canoeing on the Wye
Julia Bradbury indulges in some rapids action canoeing on one of the most scenic stretches of the Wye.


Wye Valley Tipi Trail
The Frampton Family canoed and camped in tipis along the Wye between Hereford and Ross on Wye. Find out how they got on, and how you can do it, too.


Herefordshire and the Southern Marches
Learn about the history of the southern Welsh Marches and visit Hereford, Monmouth, Llanthony Priory and the higher Wye Gorge.

A stone’s throw away from the Wye Valley, Puzzlewood in the Forest of Dean is a fantasy world of labyrinths, ravines, ancient trees and moss-covered rocks.
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