Devon Coastal Walks

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Walk 1

Mortehoe and North Devon's Deadly Coast!
6.25 miles /10 km on the South West Coast Path and Tarka Trail

Mortehoe and North Devon's Coast - Coast Path


Walk 2

"A walk in Hope"
5 miles / 8 km on the South West Coast Path

Hope Cove and the Southwest Devon coast path


Walk 3

Ashford, near Barnstaple, North Devon
8 miles/12.9 km Time 4 hours.  A few ups and downs but all easy for fit walkers. Some paths can be overgrown in high summer.

Ashford, near Barnstaple, North Devon


Walk 4

This superb walk traverses atmospheric packhorse routes and strides high cliffs in the far north-western corner of the Exmoor National Park near to Combe Martin.

Combe Martin - North Devon


Walk 5

Climb the magical zigzag path, cut more than a hundred years ago, up to The Torrs and then follow the high level Coast Path almost to Flat Point, returning via the delightful dismantled Barnstaple to Ilfracombe railway.

A walk along the coastal path near Ilfracombe in North Devon


Walk 6 This is a stunning ramble for walkers around the jagged promontory of Morte Point and Bull Point, returning through the delightful Devon countryside to Woolacombe.

Woolacombe via Morte Point, Bull Point and Mortehoe


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