Somerset spring walks

We've put a few of our favourite spring walks together for you - there are plenty more to discover in and around Somerset.

Brean Trail Walkers going up a steep hill

Brean Down Coastal Walk

Discover one of the great landmarks of the Somerset coastline on this scenic coastal walk across Brean Down.

Spring walks at Montacute House

Spring walks in and around Montacute

Discover the wonders of our local wildlife with these spring walks. Who will be the first to spot a new born lamb?

Dunster Castle in the summer

Dunster Castle garden tour

This varied walk takes in the impressive medieval gatehouse and ruined tower as well as the Castle, with panoramic views over the Bristol Channel, surrounding countryside and the moorland of Exmoor.

An ancient oak tree in Horner Wood on the Holnicote Estate, Somerset

Horner Wood ancient trees walk

Start with a picnic in the meadows before exploring this extensive ancient wood pasture, and greeting the deer, stag and impressive 500-year-old oak tree.

Walkers out in the countryside

Cheddar Gorge walk

Explore the heights of one of our most spectacular natural sights. With its weathered crags and pinnacles, Cheddar Gorge plays host to a varied community of specialised plants and wildlife.

King Alfred's Tower surrounded by orchids
Walking trail

Enjoy some fresh air this spring 

This walk across the Stourhead estate takes you through woodlands to King Alfred's Tower offering great views across three counties.

Visitors walking in the woodland at Tyntesfield, Somerset.

Walking at Tyntesfield

A walk across the Tyntesfield estate is the perfect way to see the plants, trees and wildlife.