Spring walks across Exmoor and beyond

Walking on Exmoor is one of the best ways to explore the area. Here are a few of our favourite walks to enjoy the outdoors this spring. There are even a few beyond Exmoor as well.

View across Peppercombe and Portledge

Peppercombe Bothy to Bucks Hillfort Circular

This is a four mile circular route starting and finishing at Peppercombe or alternatively Bucks Mills.

A young girl looking at the spring flowers in a meadow

Bluebell rambles and springtime discoveries 

What to spot on your spring time ramble around Fyne Court and North Somerset.

Walking boots

Watersmeet to Ash Bridge circular walk

Follow the East Lyn River on this easy family-friendly walk through beautiful woodland.

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.

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.

The view over Somerset from above Nether Stowey on the Coleridge Way

Coleridge nature walk, Somerset

Feel fresh air in your lungs and wander through the landscape that inspired Romantic poets Samuel Taylor Coleridge and William Wordsworth

A flurry of snowdrops in the grounds at Arlington Court

Walking on the Arlington estate

Find out more about our walks packed with ever changing scenery and interesting sights; suitable for all abilities on the estate.

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.

The view from Selworthy Beacon on the Holnicote Estate, Somerset

Selworthy and Bury Castle circular walk

Discover Selworthy church, the war memorial and Bury castle as you follow this walk around the local countryside.

Wooded valleys of Watersmeet

Countisbury figure-of-eight walk

Treat your self to panoramic views of land and sea, see if you can spot Exmoor's high ridges.

Brownsham Beckland Woods Bluebell Walk Sign

Spring walks and runs

Stretch your legs and enjoy these beautiful spring trails around the North Devon coast and countryside.

Walks at Welcombe Mouth, North Devon

Three great walks in North Devon and Exmoor 

Enjoy coastal views at Welcombe Mouth and Bossington or head to the gardens at Dunster Castle. Discover some of our favourite lesser known spots for a walk in North Devon and Exmoor.