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Christow hidden Devon at its best
1 hour walks
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Two scenic walks through the beautiful Teign Valley.

Point of Interest

Kennick & Tottiford reservoir

christow forest

Walk 1 Reservoirs (5.4 miles)

A most delightful and varied walk from an old mining village to spectacular reservoirs and pine forests followed by stunning views of Haldon as you descend ,somewhat steeply,into Christow.

length:
5.4 miles
time:
2 hr 20 mins
terrain:
tracks bridle,paths
lanes
main roads
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altitude range
69 - 284 m
quality of track
***
stiles
several & 'ladders'
  
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parking

Free Large Car Park near the Community Centre

The 12th century Artichoke Inn

Walk 2 to Doddiscomsleigh (8.1 miles)

This quite strenuous walk follows more lanes than tracks but the countryside is quite stunning.

It starts at Christow's Car Park and takes you via Christow's delightful old railway station to Doddiscombsleigh,past the famous Nobody Inn - allow 1hr 30 min to the Doddiscomsleigh.

It returns via Higher Ashton - its church is well worth a visit - passing The Manor Inn at Lower Ashton,through part of the Teign Valley Golf grounds.

Caution :The 6 min country lane stretch to the B3193 can be quite busy.

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 Walks near Christow:
  
 Doddiscombsleigh
Three pleasant pub walks from the well known 'Nobody Inn'
  
 
 Dunsford
Many delightful walks around Dunsford & Steps Bridge including the famous Daffodil Walk
  
 
 Hennock
A great pub walk with ancient tracks & signs of pre-Victorian rock mining as you walk through the bluebell woods.