Exminster to Powderham

stunning views of the Exe
1 hour walks
Point of Interest Exe Estuary
Turf Hotel
Exminster Marshes
Powderham shops and cafe.
turf hotel exminster
Turf Hotel


Distance:8.8 miles

This is a long but delightful walk initially along tranquil country lanes with beautiful rolling landscapes , banks full of wild flowers and ye olde hamlets.

Please note:'Purple' Stretch across field to Turf Hotel can be quite muddy. Instead , continue along the 'blue' route.

Next, the route follows an old path , beside the river Exe, to the Turf Hotel and finishes with a track through a nature reserve with picnic tables and bird hides.

busy crossingA busy road and railway line from Exeter to Dawlish and has to be crossed.

Powderham Shops/Cafe

See map to visit Powderham shops.

This is an ideal pub walk.


Past Swan's Nest over railway bridge then sharp right
Or Kenton main carpark

8.8 miles
3 hrs 10 mins
tracks bridle/ paths
main roads
0 %
altitude range
5 - 70 m
quality of track

There is one steep climb.


Exminster & Kenton Walk

Route to Powderham Cafe/Shops

Route to Powderham Cafe/Shops


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