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Somerset South West

Ridges and Combes on the Quantock Hills

Description:This walk heads along ridges to reach Beacon Hill before descending through combes to join the Coleridge Way and head to Holford.  After going through Hodder’s Combe the route ascends to Higher Hare Knapp.  There are stunning views and attractive combes on this walk.  Walk Grade:Moderate Distance:9 miles / 14.4 km Total Ascent:1526 feet /…

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Somerset South West

Dowsborough Hillfort and Hodder’s Combe

Description:This 8 miles / 12.9km walk goes through woodland before visiting Dowsborough Hillfort.  It then descends to Holford and goes through the attractive Hodder’s Combe before ascending steeply to Higher Hare Knapp.  There are outstanding views across the Bristol Channel from this walk.  A short section of this walk around Holford follows minor roads which…