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Newton Abbot

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 AbbotAbbotskerswellEast OgwellCoffinswellCoombe Cellars Pub
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The region around Newton Abbot has plenty of woods,streams and well defined footpaths for your family and dog to enjoy an exciting and varied walk.

Point of Interest

2 churches,views,Templer Way

Walk 1 Newton Abbot and surroundings (5.3 miles)

River Lemon

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.

Walk 1 
5.3 miles
2 hr 20 mins
tracks bridle,paths
main roads
1 %
altitude range
5 - 90 m
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:South Rd

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.

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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 .

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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: 
Stover ParkBishopsteignton Ipplepen 
Passage House InnCoombe Cellars  





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