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Village ,Musbury Castle ,views
Musbury is a peaceful village south of Axminster near the river Axe.
Walk 1 Bulmoor Cross (4.1 miles)
This delightful but quite strenuous walk (4.1 miles) follows part of the East Devon Way ;it includes several steep hills and descents.
From the Church Car Park the route follows the East Devon Way & climbs steadily towards Musbury castle,an Iron Age Hill fort.
At the top you are rewarded by spectacular views of East Devon and the Axe valley.
|1 hr 40 mins|
72 - 173 m
quality of track
Walk 2 Musbury Castle (2.2 miles)
This very pleasant megalithic hill-fort walk was suggested by one of our contributors.
George Pulman wrote:“The panoramic view of the Valley of the Axe is one of the best throughout its extent,and the eye ranges far beyond that lovely tract – over hill and dale,with water,timber and all other accessories for a perfect English landscape”.
Click below for detailed written instructions.
|Mustbury Castle Walk|
Free Carpark nr Church
There is several steep climbs.
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|Walks near Musbury:|
|Explore the many walking opportunities from Axminster beyond its famous carpet industry.|
|Axmouth is a very picturesque village at the end of the Roman Fosse Way offering the walker 2 pubs and magnificent views of the Axe estuary.|
|Colyton ,where the East Devon Way & the|
Monmouth Rebellion Route meet ,is an ideal centre for exploring the beautiful Coly valley.