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Devon South West

Buck’s Mills to Peppercombe

Description:This walk starts at the attractive village of Buck’s Mills and follows the coastal path to Peppercombe before heading inland to Horns Cross and Parkham. Sections of this walk follow quiet minor roads which are not devoid of traffic. Walk Grade:Moderate Distance:6.7 miles / 10.7 km Total Ascent:1613 feet /492 metres Time:2 hours 45 mins…

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Devon South West

Doone Valley and the Coleridge Way

Description:This walk goes through the attractive Doone Valley passing a memorial to R.D Blackmore the author of the fictional Lorna Doone. It then goes through the remains of a medieval village before heading across the moor to reach Cross Gates. After following a minor road to Brendon the path joins the Coleridge Way and has…

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Devon South West

Snapes Point and Sharp Tor

Description:This scenic route visits viewpoints at Snapes Point and Sharp Tor.  It goes through Salcombe and follows the coast path to pass beaches at North Sands and South Sands.  Parts of this route follows narrow country lanes which are not devoid of traffic so care needs to be taken. Walk Grade:Moderate Distance:11.1 miles / 17.8…