Favourite Devon Walks
  Killerton Popular Walks
4 Popular Walks
Columbjohn Chapel Columbjohn Chapel
Walk 1 Dobury Hillfort ,Killerton's Missing Mansion & Columbjohn
 2.8 miles (1h 10)
 difficulty 2/4 (easy)
Walk 2 Killerton to Ashclyst
 3.5 miles (1h 30)
 difficulty 3/4 (challenging)
Walk 3 Killerton to Broadclyst
 4.2 miles (1h 50)
 difficulty 3/4 (challenging)
Walk 4 Killerton to Silverton
 6.8 miles (2h 50)
 difficulty 3/4 (challenging)

map of Killerton footpaths


Free National Trust Estate Walks


parking Killerton Car Park (Free to National Trust members)
Walk 1
Dobury Hillfort ,Killerton's Missing Mansion & Columbjohn (2.8 miles)
Killerton's Lost Buildings
Killerton's Lost Buildings


A delightful walk on the edge of Killerton Gardens, given to the National Trust by Sir Richard Acland.

In spring the woods are almost flooded with bluebells and ramsons. Many trees are over 300 years old.The forest itself once enjoyed Roman occupation.

Killerton's lost buildings found by Lidar Technology

A There is a steady climb to Doburty Hillfort, dating back to the early Iron Age. Nearby the Romans built a fort.

B One of the most spectacular Viewpoints in the area.

C Ruins of Killerton's Lost Mansion recently discovered and surveyed.

Killerton's Lost Mansion

D Turn left then take a few steps and turn right to continue along the back of 'Killerton's Folly', with woods on your right.

E Columbjohn Chapel built in on the lands owned by the Johannes de Culum.
You'll also find remains of a mansion.
The track from here along the farm can be muddy.

Nearest Pubs: Silverton or Broadclyst.


Walk 2
Killerton to Ashclyst (3.5 miles)


Killerton House
Killerton House

This most popular walk combines Ashclyst Forest with Killerton.

Check out Killerton to Ashclyst (3.5 miles)


Walk 3
Killerton to Broadclyst (4.2 miles)


Serenity in a rich rolling landscape.

For more information check out Killerton to Broadclyst


Walk 4
Killerton to Silverton (6.8 miles)


A great pub,country and river walk to an idyllic village.

Check out Killerton to Silverton

Nearest café : Stables Café ,Killerton

 Walks near Killerton
  Broadclyst - Killerton
Two easy and pleasant circular walks from Broadclyst to Killerton.
  Ashclyst Forest
Various easy walks and trails through a forest now maintained by the National Trust
  Broadclyst Windmill
Gentle walks towards Broadclyst's windmill.