Circular walks

Circular walks do exactly as they say - starting and finishing at the same point meaning you don't have to use your car at all. Using the information within this site all of the walks below are accessible by public transport allowing you to forget about the car and simply experience the best of Exmoor on foot.

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Distance Time
(excluding breaks)
Height gained / lost Highlights
Combe Martin Combe Martin circular 5.4miles 3.5hours 428m Combe Martin bay and church, Silver Mine pack horse cuttings, Great Hangman and Little Hangman points, coastal views.
Dulverton Dulverton circular 3.3miles 2hours 238m Ancient woodlands, Marsh Bridge, ancient byways, Dulverton Church.
Dunster Dunster circular 4.3miles 2hours 260m Yarn Market, Dunster Castle, Working Watermill, panoramic views over Exmoor and Bristol Channel, Bats Castle, Tithe Barn.
Exford Exford circular 3.8miles 2.25hrs 180m Exford village, River Exe, opportuntiy to see buzzards, open views.
Lynmouth & Lynton Lynton circular 6miles 3hours 478m Cliff railway, Valley of Rocks, Lee Abbey, Views across Lee Bay, Flood Disaster cemetry,Poets shelter, views from Hollerday Hill, stunning coastal scenery.
Minehead Minehead circular 5.9miles 3.5hours 324m West Somerset Railway, Minehead Harbour, mosses and lichen in woodland, panoramic Exmoor and coastal views, Minehead Parks walk.
Porlock Porlock circular 5.6miles 3.25hours 176m St Dubricius church, Bossington village, shingle ridge, South West Coast Path, Porlock Marsh, wadeing birds, Porlock Weir harbour, stunning views.
Wheddon Cross Wheddon Cross circular 3miles (with seasonal 0.5mile extension) 1.5hours (2hours with seasonal extension) 154metres Avill Valley woodland, far reaching views, Snowdrop Valley (spring).