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Green apple with path nameSamaritans Way South West: Bristol to Lynton

166 km / 103 miles

Bath & NE Somerset, Bristol, Devon, N Somerset, Somerset
A route devised by Graham Hoyle of Bristol Ramblers. Starting from the Avon Gorge, the walk takes in the Chew Valley, the Mendips and Cheddar Gorge. From the Somerset Levels the route continues to Glastonbury and the Polden, Quantock and Bredon Hills before crossing Exmoor to Lynton.

Bristol Ramblers' website includes a suggested extension of 30 miles along the South West Coast Path National Trail from Lynton to Croyde Bay.


Details:

Path Type
Other Paths
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Waymark
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Attributes
Downland/Wolds; Lake/Reservoir/Loch; Moorland
Start
ST565731 - Clifton Suspension Bridge, Bristol
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Finish
SS721495 - Lynton, Devon
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Open Date
2004

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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32 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
32 Km
Other
Ash-Wembdon Farm  (bookable online)
2 Km
81 Km
Hostel Accommodation
3 Km
99 Km
Self-catering
Old Rectory Coach House  (bookable online)
3 Km
109 Km
Bunk House
1 Km
130 Km
Camping Barn
5 Km
130 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
139 Km
Hotels
The Rockford Inn  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
159 Km
Camping Barn
2 Km
160 Km
Bunk House
< 1 Km
161 Km
Bunk House
< 1 Km
161 Km
B & B Accommodation
Lorna Doone House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
164 Km
Self-catering
Woodybrooke Cottage  (bookable online)
4 Km
165 Km
B & B Accommodation
Castle Hill Guest House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
166 Km
B & B Accommodation
Gable Lodge Guest House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
166 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
166 Km

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Route Profile:

165.9 Km (103.1 miles)
4,061 m (13,323 ft) ascent
439 m (1,440 ft)  maximum height