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View over Mortehoe, Devon
View over Mortehoe | © National Trust Images
Devon

Kinever Valley to Bennett's Mouth

Starting in the village of Mortehoe, you'll follow the road as it leads you out into the countryside down a hidden wooded valley filled with snowdrops in the winter and towards a secret little cove by the sea.

Total steps: 5

Total steps: 5

Start point

Mortehoe village car park, grid ref SS458453

Step 1

From the village car park walk down the road next to the village post office, North Morte Road, until you reach a gate saying Bull Point Lighthouse. Go through the gate and follow the lane as it winds its way towards the coast.

Step 2

After about half a mile (1km), there's a footpath off to your right signed Bennett's Mouth and Lee. Take this path as it heads down hill into Kinever valley.

Step 3

Follow the stream as it winds its way towards the sea. Go through a pedestrian gate and carry on all the way until you reach Bennett's Mouth.

Step 4

At Bennett's Mouth take the coast path to your left as it heads up hill towards Bull Point lighthouse.

Step 5

When you reach the lighthouse follow the tarmacked lane all the way back until you arrive at Mortehoe.

End point

Mortehoe village car park, grid ref SS458453

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Map route for Kinever Valley to Bennetts Mouth walk
Map route for Kinever Valley to Bennetts Mouth walk | © Crown copyright and database rights 2013 Ordnance Survey

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