Minehead to Dunster

Introduction to Walk 2211

Photo from the walk - Minehead to Dunster

County/Area - Somerset

Author - John Coombes

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 150 feet / 45 metres

Grade - easy

This walk links the Somerset town of Minehead with the interesting village of Dunster. The walk could also include a ride of the West Somerset Steam Railway. 

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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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Accommodation Nearby

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5.6 miles / 8.9 km away
Quarry Cottage Porlock
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5.6 miles / 9.0 km away
Exmoor House
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5.7 miles / 9.0 km away
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