Offa's Dyke Path is 50
Offa's Dyke Path runs for 177 miles from Sedbury Cliffs on the Severn Estuary near Chepstow to the North Wales resort of Prestatyn on Liverpool Bay. For about 70 miles it follows the course of the Eighth Century Offa's Dyke earthwork.
The path opened in 1971 and in 2019 The Offa's Dyke Association celebrates its 50th anniversary. You can now buy The Offa’s Dyke Path Walkers’ Passport to receord your progress whilst walking the path. Passports, cost £5 and can be bought online, by phone or from Chepstow TIC, Redbrook Village Store & Post Office, Hay-on-Wye TIC and the Offa’s Dyke Centre in Knighton.
The stamping stations are as follows, from north to south:
Nova Sports Centre Prestatyn; Bodfari community notice board; Llandegla community shop; Carreg y Big Oswestry Equestrian Centre; Beacon Ring hillfort; Mellingon Lodge gates; Offa’s Dyke Centre, Knighton; Hergest Croft Gardens; Hay-on-Wye TIC; LLangattock Lingoed Church; Redbrook village store; Chepstow TIC.
Proceeds from sale of the Passport support the ODA’s Conservation Fund.