Parminter walk

Walking trail

Follow in the steps of A la Ronde’s two spinster cousins, Jane and Mary Parminter, and enjoy a stroll around the meadow which is rich in flora, fauna and wildlife.

Discover the wonderful wildflower meadow

There are some excellent views from the top of the walk over the Exe estuary. Delight in wildflowers, butterflies and birdsong. Grade of walk: Trainer (all rounder); Type of walk: 'Flora & Fauna', 'Beautiful Views'.

View from the Parminter walk at A la Ronde


Map route for parminter walk


A la Ronde car park, grid ref: SY004834


From the car park follow the path to the shop and visitor reception. There's no charge to enter the grounds of A la Ronde.

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Follow along the perimeter of the meadow.

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Enjoy the panoramic view from the Centenary Obelisk.

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We hope that you really enjoyed this one-mile walk. We look after some of the most spectacular areas of countryside for the enjoyment of all. We need your support to help us continue our work to cherish the countryside and provide access to our beautiful and refreshing landscapes. To find out more about how you too can help our work as a volunteer, member or donor please visit our homepage.


A la Ronde car park, grid ref: SY004834

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Part mown path, part woodchip surface. This route can get muddy in wet weather.

Assistance dogs are welcome. Entry to the grounds of A la Ronde is free.

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Contact us

Parminter walk

How to get here

A la Ronde, Summer Lane, Exmouth, Devon, EX8 5BD
By train

Lympstone village, 1.25 miles (2km) or Exmouth, 2 miles (3.2km).

By road

2 miles (3.2km) north of Exmouth on A376. Parking free at A la Ronde.

By bus

Stagecoach in Devon 57/58, Exeter to Exmouth/Exmouth Budleigh Salterton to within ½ mile (0.8km).

Parminter walk

Facilities and access

  • Assistance dogs are welcome