Marilyn (96th in Eng, 1185th in GB)
The summit of The Wrekin is marked by an Ordnance Survey Trig Point.
The Wrekin is on Peak Bagging Map and Hill Tick List:
If you LOG ON and then RELOAD this page it will display when you climbed, bagged and conquered The Wrekin, what the weather was like, who you went with and any other comments you might like to add to remind you of that fantastic day. And since you can also access your Personal Mountain & Hill Bagging Record via go4awalk Mobile you can quickly & easily record, edit and view your achievements - whether you are at home/work on your desktop computer or in the pub/at the top of a mountain with your iPhone, HTC Android or Blackberry Smart Phone. Furthermore, you can even download your Personal Mountain & Hill Bagging Record as a .csv file for importing into spreadsheet software such as Excel or NeoOffice. For more details see Your Personal Mountain, Top, Peak and Hill Bagging Record.
Fellow go4awalkers who have walked up, climbed & bagged The Wrekin
Jennifer Beale walked up The Wrekin on October 5th, 2013 [from/via/route] Main car park [with] Charlie [weather] T-shirt weather - Remembering grandad
Stephen Reader climbed The Wrekin on August 30th, 2015 [from/via/route] Circular walk including The Ercall ascent via Little Hill [with] Bev and Afia [weather] Light cloud and light rain
Marilyn Wadkin bagged The Wrekin on January 19th, 2014 [from/via/route] Up Wrekin Trail, down and back through Wenlocks Woods [with] Rob, Nathan8, Alisha6 & Jack4 [weather] Cold and grey
Samantha Kimber hiked The Wrekin on August 18th, 2013 [with] Hubby & Kids (aged 5, 4 and 1.5 yrs) [weather] Sunny and breezy...perfect! - One of many summits for me but the first for all three kids. My four year old daughter was especially pleased to make it to the top: "my whole body was aching and I thought I wouldn't make it...but I did!"
Kenneth Mellor summited The Wrekin during 2013 [from/via/route] Past Halfway House twice in 2 days [with] Sarah [weather] Excellent
Roderick Devall has also walked, climbed & bagged The Wrekin.
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1. Brian on top of The Wrekin
Photo: Brian Dexter (16)
2. Looking South from The Wrekin
Photo: Martin Howard (5)
3. Looking East from The Wrekin
Photo: Martin Howard (4)
4. The Lawley (far left) and The Wrekin (in the distance) from Caer Caradoc Hill
Photo: Howard Moore (6)
5. Temperature Inversion seen from on top of The Wrekin
Photo: Stuart Price (1)
6. Looking Northwest from The Wrekin
Photo: Martin Howard (2)
7. Ann on top of The Wrekin
Photo: Brian Dexter (11)
8. The Transmitter on the top of The Wrekin
Photo: Martin Howard (1)
9. View today of The Wrekin from The Brown Clee Hill (Abdon Burf)
Photo: Dipika Price (1)
10. Woodland on the lower slopes of The Wrekin
Photo: Martin Howard (6)
Send us your photographs and pictures on, of, or from The Wrekin
If you would like to add your walk photographs and pictures featuring views from, on or of The Wrekin to this page, please send them as email attachments (configured for any computer) along with your name to:
and we shall do our best to publish them.
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You can walk or hike The Wrekin with this route map: