|woods,streams & rolling hills|
|1 hour walks|
|Walk 1 (5.3 m)||Walk 2 (3.2 m)||Walk 3 (2.5 m)||Walk 4 (4.1 m)||Walk 5 (3.4 m)|
|Around Newton Abbot||Abbotskerswell||East Ogwell||Coffinswell||Coombe Cellars Pub|
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2 churches,views,Templer Way
Walk 1 Newton Abbot and surroundings (5.3 miles)
This popular but quite strenuous walk includes several steep ascents and descents. It runs through Newton Abbot's town centre to 2 idyllically situated old churches ( Wolborough & High Week). It follows part of the river Lemon valley and joins the Templer Way at the end.
Views of Newton Abbot and the Teign Valley are breathtaking.
Several busy roads have to be crossed.
|2 hr 20 mins|
5 - 90 m
quality of track
Walk 2 to Abbotskerswell (3.2 miles)
This walk starts at Decoy Country Park,skirts the big lake and climbs at times steeply following paths and tracks towards the delightful village of Abbotskerswell .
It passes the Court Farm Inn and the Exporium & Coffee House ,both in the village. On the way back you follow the lane towards Abbotskerswell Priory,now a home for the elderly.
There are several stiles.
Although at times strenuous the views are quite stunning.
Pay & Display,:Decoy Country Park off Decoy Rd
Walk 3 to East Ogwell (2.5 miles)
Parking Steppes Meadow off Road to Totnes
A delightful circular walk along the Lemon to the Jolly Sailor at East Ogwell returning via clearly marked footpaths .
Walk 4 Pubwalk to Coffinswell (4.1 miles)
A fashionable pub walk to Coffinswell
Walk 5 Pubwalk to Coombe Cellars (3.4 miles)
An equally unmissable walk to Coombe Cellars
|Walks near Newton Abbot:|
|Passage House Inn||Coombe Cellars|