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Explore the river diaries where we share with you details of the walks throughout the Wye catchment. They're insightful and fun.


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Immerse yourself in 4,000 Square Kilometres of amazing country and discover the river Wye - the river that wanders. Made up of diverse terrain and communities it's easy to become passionate about the River Wye once its huge extent is realized. With waters running off impressive high tops and through inspiring landscapes we guarantee you'll be inspired by this natural UK wonder.

The Vaga Story - Pumlumon


There are heaps of energizing times to be experienced upon or near the River Wye (Welsh - Afon Gwy) none more so than sunset at source. In August 2014 we hiked up to the source as part of a 600 - mile hike amid its waters, valleys, mountains and settlements.


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Trekking the Wye Valley. Feel free to explore more videos from around the Wye catchment, Britain and the world by subscribing to our Youtube channel.

Comments About the Wye Adventure

Simply brilliant. Your project is a labour of love and very interesting. Your film work is second to none.

Jimmy Kenyon - (Former Hereford Mayor & Parachute Regiment)


A must for walkers from all over. Do you want outdoor theatre, a short walk, taking in an unusual feature or maybe music as you walk? This site has got it all. (South wales outdoor enthusiast and hiker) Patrick 



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The guest photo is by Dave otherwise known as noakeswalker on Youtube. It's a vintage photo of an expedition to the source of the River Wye on Plynllimon in Wales in the mid to late 80's. Dave is stood looking East down the main gully. These are special places and invoke all the wildness and magic of the land. GO TO GALLERY

I'm inspired by the Wye  

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Ranulph Fiennes


We are honoured and overjoyed to receive the support of a man that's said to be the 'Worlds greatest living explorer' none other than 'Ranulph Feinnes'.


I have travelled a lot over the years and been lucky to see some of the remotest and most beautiful of environments but there is still a thrill in exploring our own back country.  The River Wye is one of the UK’s most pristine and dramatic rivers.  Exploring its ecology, its wider waters and its history is well worthwhile.   I encourage anyone to support the Wye Explorer. It has my moral support and I recommend it as a highly commendable project


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Source Walks

Discover The Routes To The Majestic Wye

Well put together, a very short video that somehow tells a lot. Dartmoor Wanderer

Radnor Forest / Music & Events / Cleddon Falls / Wye Views / The Hudnalls / Trellech Standing Stones / St Briavels / Symonds Yat & Shadowlands / Water Breaks its Neck Waterfall / Return to Water Breaks / Wye Connections Severn / World Bog Snorkelling / Paul Jickells Tribute / LLewelyns Cave / Woodland / Waterfalls / Summits N Peaks

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Exploring The River That Wanders.