Walking

Walking trail

Galmpton to Greenway walk via Hook Bottom Lane

Walking trail

Wander quiet country lanes and woodland through Lower Greenway Farm to Greenway House and Gardens. This walk can be combined with Mill Lane walk as well as the Coombe Lane walk to create various circular routes back to Gamlpton. This route is a permissive bridleway and is free to be used by horse riders, cyclists and walkers as far as Greenway car park.

Two visitors walking the garden at Greenway in the winter, with the river in the backround

Map

A map for a trail from Galmpton to Greenway via Hook Bottom Lane

Start:

Manor Inn, Galmpton

1

From the Manor Inn follow Greenway Road through Galmpton, passing the village hall and school, heading towards Greenway. Continue until you pass the caravan park, where you will turn right onto Mill Lane.

2

Follow Mill Lane until you reach a junction, where you take the left fork onto Hook Bottom Lane, following signs to Greenway.

3

Continue down Hook Bottom Lane through gate into field. The footpath crosses small stream and heads up to Greenway Road, coming out at the railway halt.

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4

Cross the road and enter Down Copse. Follow the green waymarkers through the woodland to Greenway car park.

5

Follow the path through the car park, and follow the driveway to Greenway Visitor Reception.

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End:

Greenway

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Galmpton to Greenway walk via Hook Bottom Lane

Terrain

The route follows quiet tarmac lanes, tracks and woodland footpaths through undulating countryside, with a steep climb from Hook Bottom Lane to the road. Tracks can get muddy after heavy rain. Be aware of tree roots, and keep children and dogs supervised. Dogs are welcome, please place on leads when livestock is present and in Greenway garden.

Galmpton to Greenway walk via Hook Bottom Lane

Contact us

Telephone: 01803 842382
Email: greenway@nationaltrust.org.uk
Website: http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/greenway
Galmpton to Greenway walk via Hook Bottom Lane

How to get here

Address
The Manor Inn, 2 Stoke Gabriel Rd, Galmpton, Brixham TQ5 0NL
By train

Dartmouth Steam Railway and Riverboat Company steam train station at Churston. Alight and walk through village to pub, 500 meters.

By road

Galmpton is between Paignton and Brixham on the A3022. Roadside parking available in village.

By bus

Stagecoach 12 from Brixham to Newton Abbot. Alight at Churston Grammar School and walk through village to pub, 500 meters.

Galmpton to Greenway walk via Hook Bottom Lane

Facilities and access

  • Toilets
  • Shop
  • Baby change
  • Café