Longer walks on Exmoor

Explore Exmoor on an afternoon hike, or pull on your walking boots and take the day to get to know this dramatic landscape.

Visitors on the coast path

Heddon Valley to Woody Bay Walk

Take in spectacular views across the Bristol Channel to Wales along an historic 19th-century carriageway.

Woodland on Horner Hill, Holnicote Estate, Somerset

Dunkery and Horner Wood circular walk

A circular walk with no waymarkers and little signage, passing through the steep-sided river valley, which is very steep on both the descent and ascent.

Sunlight through the trees along the wooded valley of the East Lynn River

Lynmouth circular via Watersmeet and Countisbury

Discover an interesting and varied walk that takes in some of the best scenery this part of Exmoor has to offer and the picturesque harbour town of Lynmouth.

Walking in Selworthy Woods on the Holnicote Estate, Somerset

Walking in Exmoor: Day one

Follow this walk through Selworthy village to Bossington beach and Selworthy Woods.

The view from Dunkery Beacon, part of the Holnicote Estate, Somerset

Walking in Exmoor: Day two

Tackle day two of our challenge. A more difficult stretch but well worth the effort as you discover Heath fritillary butterflies, Dunkery Beacon and Horner Wood.

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.