Next Steps – backpack the Three Castles Walk

Our next steps weekends are put together to be achievable first backpacking weekends for women who have previous camping experience and would enjoy a simple introduction or reintroduction to carrying their kit for a weekend.


Spaces are strictly limited to 10 people including myself. Please check how many people are signed up before adding yourself as going. We will operate a waiting list once the event is full.


We will be staying on a campsite in Monmouthshire – please note there are composting toilets, a fresh water tap, but no showers! You will need to bring £10 cash with you to pay for the campsite.


You will need (as a minimum):


  • Clothes and shoes suitable for the weather
  • Tent
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping mat
  • Rucksack
  • Torch
  • Food (and a way to cook/prepare it)
  • Water for day 1
  • Spare clothes / sleeping clothes
  • Personal first aid kit and any medications


We will have some kit available to loan if you’re short of one or two bits. Please leave a comment and we can discuss what’s available.




  • Day 1 – 9am start at Grosmont (parking tbc). Begin trail anti-clockwise to White Castle, and finish at “Red Sky at Night” campsite. Approximately 11 miles. The day starts with a climb up to “Edmunds Tump”, a reasonable level of fitness will be required for this.
  • Day 2 – hike to Skenfrith and back to Grosmont (Approx. 8 miles).


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Aug 12 - 13 2023


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