Welcome to the CMFA website


CMFA maintains footpaths up to 5 miles around Cleobury Mortimer, clearing overgrown routes and putting in gates, stiles, fingerposts etc to make footpaths more accessible.

 We are part of a network of volunteer groups in Shropshire and are supported by the Council’s staff.     See Footpaths Work

Fo​r more information about us, including how to  join  CMFA   see About Us.


Our members lead a range of group walks. These include:


We produce Walk Leaflets of a range of walks from 2 mile strolls
up to the 14 miles long 
Simon Evans Way

The walk guides are available to download or to purchase and they all can now be downloaded to your phone. Please go to the Walk Leaflets page of this website.



There are many oddities on our footpath network which are not obvious from looking at a map if you are not familiar with the area. We offer advice to walk planners here. However, we cannot keep track of all problems that arise on footpaths throughout the area, but we will post here and on our Facebook page when we know of any new issues. If you discover any problems or would like advice about a specific route email footpaths.cmfa@gmail.com"

When walking in the countryside, please follow the Countryside Code. This link will open an informative leaflet on the code itself and  gives plenty of information on the need for control of your dog, respecting the privacy of land owners and other matters.

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Walkers Are Welcome

Cleobury Mortimer is a WAW town having been recognised nationally as a place for visitors to come to enjoy the outdoors, bringing at the same time benefits to the local economy.  Footpaths and facilities for walkers are maintained in good condition, and visitors are assured of a warm welcome in the pubs, cafes, shops and accommodation that display the logo. For more information about WAW towns in Shropshire please click here


National WAW: www.walkersarewelcome.org.uk

where the latest WAW newsletter plus back numbers can be read.