Favourite Devon Walks
  Popular Sidmouth Town Trails Walks
4 Popular Walks
  
Walk 1 Jacobs Ladder
 2.2 miles (1 hour)
Walk 2 The Essential Sidmouth
 1.2 miles (30 mins)
Walk 3 Along the river Sid
 3.5 miles (1h 30)
Walk 4 Blue Plaque Trail
 
Nearby 
Fishing boats on Sidmouth beach
   
 A possible 'Walking from Home' walk

It is difficult to imagine that the Victorians had built a railway to transport stones from a mine beyond this picture - part of it has survived .

For more information check out The Sidmouth Harbour Company.

Even a short tunnel through Salcombe Hill was bored but proved too small for the steam engine!

However, it is said that the train was put to good use giving rides along the promenade!

 

Point of Interest Jurassic Coast
Esplanade
Connaught Gardens, Jacobs Ladder
Sidmouth Festival (August)
   
Pubs Numerous pubs in Sidmouth
   
parking Manor Road Long Stay Car Park
   
 
 
Walk 1
Jacobs Ladder (2.2 miles)
 MAP

This delightful walk takes you through the town, along the seafront, past the bowling club to Connaught Gardens and Jacobs Ladder.

 Connaught Gardens

Sidmouth is well known for its annual Folk Week in August.In 1840 Frans Liszt played in the London Hotel - see below

length:
2.2 miles
time:
50 mins
terrain:
streets paths
lanes
stiles
0
main roads
0 %
1%
altitude range
0 - 35 m
quality of track
****
   
GPX for Mobile / GPS
 
   
   
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parking Peak Hill Road Manor Road Long Stay Car Park
   

 

Walk 2
The Essential Sidmouth (1.2 miles)
  MAP

Enjoy an easy and short walk visiting the main attractions of Sidmouth.

This is one of our 'Thirty Five Minute Walks'
 Walks near Sidmouth:  
 
     
Otterton Sidmouth West  
     
 
     
Salcombe Hill Donkey Sanctuary  

 

Walk 3
Along the river Sid (3.5 miles)
  MAP

This trail (3.5 miles) follows the river Sid then turns West returning via Knapp Copse Nature reserve.

 

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Walk 4
Blue Plaque Trail
  MAP

Discover and enjoy Sidmouth's fascinating past.

Click here for more information.

liszt at Sidmouth