Seaton from bluebells to pirates
1 hour walks
Walk 1 (7.9 miles)Walk 2 (4.2 miles)Walk 3 (3.8 miles)
Beer & HolyfordBeer Shorter Walk Colyton & Tram

Seaton ,once a Roman port,is known for its Tramway (see below) and Jurassic Centre.

Point of Interestnature reserve
Seaton Tramway
Jurassic Centre
PubsBeer and Seaton
parkingSee below

Walk 1 Beer & Holyford Woods (7.9 miles)

Beer Beach
Beer Beach
starting PointStart :Small Parking Area off B3172 see map

This varied walk starts at Seaton and takes you through Holyford Nature reserve where in spring the woodland floor is carpeted in bluebells and the air is filled with the aroma of wild garlic. Oak,ash and hazel abound in Holyford Woods and birds nest in holes in trees,bats roost in handy crevices and tangled roots can provide nest sites for weasels and wood mice. A goyle,or sunken stream runs through the heart of the woodland,

The journey continues via Beer,a most picturesque coastal village that grew up around a smugglers' cove and caves which were once used to store contraband goods.

Walk 1 
7.9 miles
2 hrs 35 mins
main roads
altitude range
18 - 154 m
quality of track
Download FIT for Watches / GPS
parkingSmall Parking Area off B3172 - see map


Walk 1

 Walks near Seaton:
This is a must do walk if you are in this area - it will involve some climbing but views of coastline are breathtaking.
 Lyme Regis
A most invigorating pub walk to the Talbot Arms in Uplyme involving some steep hills,partly following the scenic Liberty Trail & East Devon Way.
Walks of various lengths to explore a totally abandoned viaduct!
An invigorating and rewarding walk with breathtaking views of East Devon.
Axmouth is a very picturesque village at the end of the Roman Fosse Way offering the walker 2 pubs and magnificent views of the Axe estuary.

Walk 2 Shorter walk to Beer (4.2 miles)

starting PointStart :Seaton,Castle Hill

This shorter walk (4.2 miles) leads to Beer along the coast (as walk 1) returning via Seaton Down Hill and some residential roads - see map below.

From Beer you may also like to return the way you came,ie along the coast - total distance 2.4 miles,


Seaton to Beer walk

Walk 2 Seaton to Beer

Walk 3 Seaton to Colyton (3.8 miles)

Seaton Tramway

Various options combining a tram journey with a walk.

Click here for details.

How to view a GPX / FIT file
parking Old Beer Road,near the Toilets

There is one steep climb.

map of Blackborough House walk

Walk 3