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Summer Wellbeing Walk

13th August at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


This is a wonderful opportunity to meet other parents and carers and explore one of the

many beautiful trails of the valley. The trail is just under 2 miles long and the pace is suitable

for all fitness levels.

Children are welcome to come along, providing they are supervised at all times.

Trail description:

  • Starting at the path in the corner of the car park at the bottom of Salters Lane
  • next to Sandwell Park Farm
  • We will cross the bridge and carry straight on towards the ruins of Sandwell Priory
  • past the well from which Sandwell gets its name.
  • Once we have reached these monuments, we will carry on up a steady incline
  • towards Park Lane.
  • Just before we reach the end, we will turn left through the park land for about 1km
  • and left towards Swan Pool.
  • At Swan pool, we will turn left walking clockwise around Swan Pool until we reach
  • the cross path.
  • Here we will carry straight

Getting there:

Getting there by public transport:

  • The nearest Metro station is Kenrick Park (1.2 miles) and nearest railway stations are
  • Smethwick Galton bridge (1.8 miles) and Sandwell and Dudley (2 miles).
  • The following buses stop on Lloyd Street (adjacent to Salters Lane) 45, 46 and 64. The best
  • route into Sandwell Valley from here is through Dartmouth Park.

Getting there on foot:

  • The Country Park lies in the heart of West Bromwich and can be found just off Junction 1 of
  • the M5 motorway. It is just 10 minutes walk from West Bromwich town centre.

Getting there by road:

  • If using SAT NAV use postcode B71 4BG. Once in salters Lane head to the bottom of the
  • road to the main car park. Car parking charges apply @ 40 pence per hour.
  • Facilities
  • Toilets are open from 8:30am at the Pavillion at the top
  • of the Showground and from 10:00am in the Park Farm Building.


Sandwell Valley Visitor Centre (formerly Sandwell Park Farm) West Bromwich B71 4BG


Sandwell Council