Nat Park - Exmoor
County/Area - Devon & Somerset
Author - Lou Johnson
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km
Ascent - 1395 feet / 423 metres
Grade - moderate
Starting from Malmstead, this walk in the Exmoor National Park includes sections in Devon and Somerset. The main focus of the route is areas associated with the Lorna Doone novels. However expect much more with valley and moorland walking in this excellent Exmoor walk. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).
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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.
Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.
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