Kennford Walk

a pleasant walk at the foot of Haldon
1 hour walks
Kenn's Church
Church at Kenn

Kennford lies along the main Roman road from Exeter to Kingsteignton becoming an important 'service station' for those having to cross Haldon.


Distance 2.5 miles

This short (revised) walk ,with several pubs en route ,takes you into the picturesque village of Kenn & past the idyllic Ley Arms. It climbs steadily beyond Kenn's church offering stunning views of Haldon and the Exe estuary at the top,beyond Lears Copse.

The route joins Gissons lane leading to Bickham Gardens ,open to the public from April to September - see map (bottom corner) & TAP on link for details.

Pub in Kennford:the Seven Stars,Gissons

Pub out side Kenn:the Ley Arms

Danny La RueDanny la Rue spent his childhood at Kennford.
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 Walks near Kennford: 
Kenn & HaldonHaldon Obelisk 


country lanes
main roads
altitude range
24 - 101 m
quality of track
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Kennford Walk

parking Kennford Car Park or in wide cul de sac diagonally opposite Gissons Arms

There is one steady climb.