This time of year can mean stressful revision in preparation for exams. It’s important to take regular breaks and help clear the mind. Here are some quiet walks near the Plymouth area for you and your family to go on to help de-stress and get some valuable time away from the books.
This walk follows parkland and woodland, providing views of the estuary and Blaxton saltmarsh, where the woodland flowers are particularly beautiful at spring time.
A hilly route that encompasses colourful woodlands, some lovely views of the Yealm river and the hedge-lined fields that lie to the east of Wembury.
Enjoy an easy meander alongside the River Plym through ancient woodland.
A simple, scenic walk from Respryn car park, taking in the fantastic scenery along the River Fowey and the old carriageway, with a variety of trees to look out for along the way.
Explore ancient routes and medieval green lanes, wander through woodland and heathland, walk past wetlands and discover a natural reservoir full of wildlife.
Moorland, woods, cycle trails, historic houses, gardens and coast are all close to this maritime city.