Walking at Wembury

Wembury has walks that cater to all abilities with clifftop climbs and views out to sea or slow estuary strolls with ferry crossings. All offer stunning vistas, glimpses of wildlife and fresh coastal air.

Thorn back ray case washed ashore
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Wembury Strandline 

The walk between Wembury Beach and Wembury Point shows off the wonderful views out across the sea and to the Great Mewstone. The walk is a great opportunity to investigate the strandline for a glimpse into the hidden treasures of the sea.

A couple hand in hand looking out to sea
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Wembury Maritime 

The route around Wembury Point is the perfect place for a ‘maritime walk’; let your gaze wander out to sea and watch the ships and boats on the water.

Suddenly you arrive at the River Yealm with views across the water
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Wembury Bay and River Yealm 

An ideal walk for any day, with fine views of the Mewstone, Wembury Bay and, most impressively, the Yealm estuary. In summer, you can extend the route by taking the foot ferry over to Noss Mayo.

Looking towards Heybrook bay from Wembury Point
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Wembury Beach to Heybrook Bay 

A moderate walk up from the bay passing fields and the former HMS Cambridge site, looping back around from Heybrook bay to take in the views of the Mewstone.

Wembury, South West Devon

Take a stroll around Wembury Point

Discover Wembury Point's past, still evident if you look closely, and a wide variety of wildlife, on land, sea and water. Enjoy views across the bay to the mysterious Great Mewstone.

Bluebells line the pathways through Wembury

Wembury Woods walk

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.