Kennford Walks

pleasant walks at the foot of Haldon
Walks Near Me

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

Danny La RueDanny la Rue spent his childhood at Kennford.
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parking Kennford Car Park or in wide cul de sac diagonally opposite Gissons Arms
parkingPostcode:EX6 7UY

Walk 1 Kenn & Ley Arms (2.5 miles)

Kenn's Church
Church at Kenn


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


 Walks near Kennford  
Kenn & Haldon Haldon Obelisk  


fields, tracks
country lanes
main roads
altitude range
24 - 101 m
quality of track
FIT for Watches / GPS


Map of Walk 1


There is one steady climb.

Walk 2 Kenn & Haldon (6 miles)


Tranquil Lane

A journey into the past through a rolling landscape, blue-belled woods and along ancient tracks.

For more information click here .

Map of Walk 2