Kenton - Mamhead very peaceful and fauna rich
1 hour walks

Hoskins:'Mamhead Park is exceedingly beautiful,with many noble trees,and views over a luxuriant landscape to the sea.'

This delightful walk takes you through the outskirts of Powderham estate into a tranquil and fauna rich part of Devon and past the entrance to Mamhead House.

Looking towards Mamhead

Difficulty:

Views are quite spectacular.

The house seems to be for sale yet again.

length:
5.2 miles
time:
1hr 50mins
terrain:
tracks
lanes
lanes
60%
main roads
0 %
1%
parking Kenton Carpark near the church

There are two steep climbs.

Mamhead Walk

 Walks near Mamhead:
 Kenton
See the estuary and the sea stretch in front of you while you walk towards Starcross.
  
 Oxton House
This pleasant walk passes a public lane leading to Oxton House,once owned by the Rev and artist John Swete.
  
 Powderham
Two delightful walks around Powderham castle.
Both do not require an entrance fee.