Halberton an easy and peaceful walk along the canal
1 hour walks
    
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Point of InterestThe Barge at Halberton

Point of Interesttiverton canal
Point of InterestTiverton Canal Picnic Area
  
parkingCar Park near canal on B3391 Tiverton Rd just outside Halberton

Walk 1 (2.8 miles)

Tiverton Canal bridge

A short and easy walk along the Grand Western Canal,built around 1812 ; you will find swans and cygnets ,mallards,coots,moorhens and possibly a kingfisher; in early summer,the banks are ablaze with yellow irises.

It descends gently into Halberton (Alberts farm) and as you join High Street the village pub,the Barge,is on your left,a three minute ,perhaps welcome,diversion.

The route crosses a Roman road linking Willand to Tiverton & takes you past the old village pond which apparently never freezes to the church with its 14th-century nave and its famous rood-screen,pulpit and Norman font.

Walk 1

length:
2.8 miles
time:
1 hr 15 mins
terrain:
tracks,paths
lanes
main roads
5 mins
2%
altitude range
69 - 100 m
quality of track
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Walk 2 (2 miles)

From the free Car Park ,cross the bridge and follow the green signs for the recently altered Swan's Neck Walk. This pleasant walk does not go into Halberton but does pass Halberton Court Farm Shop and Tea Room.

   
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parkingCar Park near canal on B3391 Tiverton Rd just outside Halberton
 

 

 Walks near Halberton:
  
  
TivertonSampford Peverell
  

halberton tow path

Walk 2