Colaton Raleigh Otterton Walk from river to moor
1 hour walks
Point of Interest

Colaton Raleigh & Otterton villages
Otterton Mill ,Obelisk

parking

Otterton or Colaton Raleigh

obelisk nr otterton

This delightful walk initially follows the river Otter and passes an impressive weir & trout ladder ;it then turns towards Colaton Raleigh with its famous cob wall and crosses part of the old Budleigh to Newton Poppleford railway line . It then climbs steadily until the edge of Colaton Raleigh Common .The views are stunning.

You return skirting Bicton Park and the ruins of an old Bicton Church - '...a small ancient structure,situated in a romantic spot,encircled by a beautiful screen of woods,in the lower part of the park,but it will be taken down after the completion of the handsome new church,now (1849,) erecting near it by Lady Rolle. . . '

All paths are well maintained.

Points of Interest:Otterton Mill,trout ladder,obelisk and Bicton Church.

Walks Nearby:

Otterton,Woodbury to Yettington,

Budleigh Salterton ,East Budleigh

length:
7.5 miles
time:
2 hrs 30mins
terrain:
tracks
lanes
lanes
40%
main roads
.1 %
1%
altitude range
-3 to 89 m
quality of track
****
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There are no steep climbs.

Colaton Raleigh Walk