Wye Valley and River Wye
Set in the heart of England and designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Wye Valley follows the River Wye from Hereford to Chepstow covering 72 miles. A wonderful river for fishing, canoeing or just to enjoy while walking and picnicing. Canoe rental can be arranged from a location approx 2 miles from Bowens.
Wye Valley Way Walk
A 136 mile (218km) walk following the River Wye from Chepstow to Plynlimon via Hereford and Ross-on-Wye. Portions of the walk from Fownhope to either Ross-on-Wye or Hereford can easily be accomplished in a day.
Hereford Canoe Hire
Hereford Canoe Hire is is ideally located at the Lucksall Caravan park just two miles away. They offer a variety of trips from 2 hour paddling 'tasters' to full day trips.
There are other canoe hire facilities in Hereford, Ross on Wye and Symonds Yat
A premier health club in Fownhope with pools, jacuzzis, saunas and steam rooms. Also a bar and restaurant. Day packages can be purchased for non-members to include a variety of body treatments. Check website for details: www.wyeleisure.com