Walks around Devon

It's the perfect time of year to get outdoors and enjoy some walks in Devon.

knightshayes garden terrace in flower

Immerse yourself in a garden of colour 

One of the best times to visit us has finally arrived. From the carpet of wildflowers in the parkland, to the stunning flowers erupting in the woodland garden and the sprouting delicacies in the kitchen garden, there's heaps to see.

Green-winged orchid at Orcombe Point

Orcombe's orchids are out on show

Green-winged orchids are brightening up the countryside at Orcombe Point, a lovely feature to look out for while admiring the views across Exmouth.

Bluebells growing on the sand dunes

A blaze of colour in South Devon 

Vibrant wild flowers, warm sunshine and the promise of summer to come... These walks have been selected because rain or shine - woodlands and cliff tops will be a blaze of spring colour.

A view of the old lake at Arlington Court

Lake walk

Get closer to nature at the bird hide and heronry. This is our most popular and established walk around the designed landscape of Arlington Court.

There are stunning walks along the coast path around Salcombe, Soar Mill Cove and Hope Cove

Bolberry Down and Soar Mill Cove walk

Explore the history of this magnificent corner of Devon whilst enjoying spectacular views out to sea on a walk over Bolberry Down.

Forget me nots grow in Branscombe Wood

Signs of spring in East Devon 

Colourful wild flowers, warm sunshine and the promise of summer to come... These walks have been selected because rain or shine - signs of spring can be found.

Frosty morning on Hunters path at Castle Drogo, Devon

Teign Gorge classic circuit

Follow the breathtaking Hunters Path high above the river Teign from the imposing bulk of Castle Drogo for chances to spot wildlife and stunning views. There are many places to stop and enjoy a picnic.

Discover the jagged rocks at Bolt Head

Bolt Head walk

Discover the dramatic coast around Salcombe, walking from East Soar to Bolt Head and then following the path back towards the Salcombe Estuary.

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.

The walk to Beer from Branscombe offers stunning views

Walking at Branscombe

Branscombe has walks that cater to all abilities with beautiful historical strolls or cliff-top climbs and views out to sea. All offer coastal views and a chance to explore and discover the natural surroundings of the Jurassic Coast UNESCO World Heritage Site. Stop for a drink at the Sea Shanty Cafe beside Branscombe Beach, and enjoy the vista out to sea.

Bluebells covering the woodland floor at Buzzards

Spring beauty away from the crowds 

Why not step into a tranquil spring woodland walk all to yourself at Buzzards this season. Buzzards is a lesser known spot, but not for lack of beautiful things to spot, adorned with a carpet of bluebells in the Spring months. Why not find out more about this secret spot?

Overbecks autumn 17

Refresh yourselves with an Autumn stroll

Breath in the musky autumn air as you take a stroll around the garden

Visitors on a walk at Baggy Point, Devon

Walks in Devon & Exmoor 

Grab your boots and get outdoors to enjoy some of the most fantastic walks around. Here's a selection of walks across Devon and Somerset to help you escape the crowds and head off the beaten track.