Spring walks near Plymouth

Here are some of the best walks to enjoy the spring season near Plymouth.

Mum and daughter walk their dog through the spring park at Saltram, Devon
Walking trail

Saltram boundary walk 

This walk follows parkland and woodland, providing views of the estuary and Blaxton saltmarsh, where the woodland flowers are particularly beautiful at spring time.

Follow one of the four way marked trails on the Buckland estate

Great walks for spring

Pull on your walking boots and head out onto the beautiful Buckland estate this spring, and you'll be treated to far-reaching views, peaceful spots to rest a while and plenty of flora and fauna too.

Two walkers on a path in the countryside in autumn at Cotehele, Cornwall

Explore the Cotehele estate

The estate is open every day from dawn to dusk and your dog is welcome too. There are 1300 acres to explore, with miles of wooded paths opening up onto views of the river and the surrounding countryside.

Plymbridge Woods, Devon

Woodland wander

Enjoy an easy meander alongside the River Plym through ancient woodland.

Sheep grazing in the Lanhydrock estate

Lanhydrock Great Wood and the Avenue walk

This gentle walk is a great introduction to the magical, mature, mixed woodland and impressive parkland of the Lanhydrock estate.

Looking at the footpaths along Whitsand Bay, Cornwall

Whitsand Bay Circular Walk

Explore ancient routes and medieval green lanes, wander through woodland and heathland, walk past wetlands and discover a natural reservoir full of wildlife.

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.