Favourite Devon Walks
  Popular Honiton Walks
3 Popular Walks
River Otter River Otter
  
Walk 1 Coombe Wood
 2.3 miles (1 hour)
 difficulty 3/4 (challenging)
Walk 2 Coombe Wood & Weston
 5.5 miles (2h 20)
 difficulty 3/4 (challenging)
Walk 3 Honiton to Offwell
 5.8 miles (2h 20)
 difficulty 4/4 (challenging)
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Honiton, famous for its lace, is a fascinating market town built around a Roman Road.

The name means Huna's Farm

 

Point of Interest Market along High Street on Tuesday,Thursday & Saturday
museum Free Museum
Pubs Numerous pubs
Toilets Several public toilets
parking Pay & Display Honiton
 
 
Walk 1
Coombe Wood (2.3 miles)
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Difficulty:

This pleasant walk passes through Coombe Woods, known for its blue bells, and offers great views of the Otter Valley.

Some stretches of the route follow pavements.

A From Honiton's High Street , an old Roman Road, turn left into Clapper Lane which in the past would have taken you to a clapper bridge across the Otter.

B Entrance to Coombe Wood, known for its carpets of bluebells, is a small gap at the beginning of the wood.

C Take stile on left just before the entrance to a private house.

D A chance to see the river Otter.

     
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Walk 2
Coombe Wood & Weston (5.5 miles)
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Difficulty:

A longer and more strenuous walk with spectacular views passing the popular Otter Inn at Weston.

Walk into Weston past the popular Otter Inn pub then turn right into Winneford Lane & cross the A373 .

Continue along an old lane with some spectacular views of Honiton.

Return via footpaths - some stretches can be muddy - ,Coombe Wood and lanes into Honiton town centre.

Turn off the old Roman Road, skirt the Bowling Club then follow a new cycle path along the main railway line to Exeter/Axminster.

parking end of Old Elm Rd.

 

Walk 3
Honiton to Offwell (5.8 miles)

Difficulty:

A fairly taxing walk to Offwell, famous for its fauna, particularly its bluebells.

Check out : Honiton Walks.

 Walks near Honiton:
  
Gittisham Kilmington
Awliscombe Offwell
   
Upottery Stockland

   
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