Christow hidden Devon at its best
1 hour walks
Select Your WalkWalk 1 (5.4 miles)Walk 2 (8.1 miles)
 Reservoirs to Doddiscomsleigh

Two scenic walks through the beautiful Teign Valley.

The name means 'A Christian holy place'

Point of InterestKennick & Tottiford reservoir
The 12th century Artichoke Inn

Free Large Car Park near the Community Centre

Walk 1 Reservoirs (5.4 miles)

christow forest

A most delightful and varied walk from an old mining village to spectacular reservoirs and pine forests followed by stunning views of Haldon as you descend ,somewhat steeply,into Christow.

tracks bridle,paths
main roads
0 %
altitude range
69 - 284 m
quality of track
several & 'ladders'
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Walk 1

 Walks near Christow:
Three pleasant pub walks from the well known 'Nobody Inn'
Many delightful walks around Dunsford & Steps Bridge including the famous Daffodil Walk
A great pub walk with ancient tracks & signs of pre-Victorian rock mining as you walk through the bluebell woods.

Walk 2 to Doddiscomsleigh (8.1 miles)


This quite strenuous walk follows more lanes than tracks but the countryside is quite stunning.

It starts at Christow's Car Park and takes you via Christow's delightful old railway station to Doddiscombsleigh,past the famous Nobody Inn - allow 1hr 30 min to the Doddiscomsleigh.

It returns via Higher Ashton - its church is well worth a visit - passing The Manor Inn at Lower Ashton,through part of the Teign Valley Golf grounds.

busy crossingThe 6 min country lane stretch to the B3193 can be quite busy.

Walk 2 GPX

Walk 2 on Google Earth

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Walk 2