Best Somerset Hikes

Views from Draycott Sleights

Draycott Sleights Circular Walk

Draycott Sleights Circular Walk This walking route takes in far-reaching views over the Somerset Levels from the southern slopes of the Mendip Hills. The panoramic views from Draycott Sleights are some of the finest in Somerset – reaching as far as the Quantock hills, Exmoor, Dorset and the south coast of Wales. Walk Information: Distance: […]

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Pensford Viaduct Walk

Pensford Viaduct Circular Walk

A pretty walk taking in the magnificent Pensford Viaduct, the River Chew and the charming villages of Publow and Pensford. WALK INFORMATION: Distance: 4.2 Miles (6.75 km)OS Map: Landranger 172; Explorer 155Elevation: 80mDog Friendly: Yes (beware of livestock)Start/Finish Grid Ref: ST 62029 63935Parking: Free on Publow Lane (near Pensford Memorial Hall) BS39 4HW. Limited roadside

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Walk to Burrow Mump

Burrow Mump Circular Walk

This fabulous family walk is in the heart of The Somerset Levels. Burrow Mump, (the mini Glastonbury Tor) is one of Somerset’s hidden gems. This prominent hill with ruins of a church at its summit, is only a short climb but the 360° views are far-reaching across the Somerset Levels. Walk Information: Distance: 5 miles

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The top of Cheddar Gorge

Cheddar Gorge Circular Walk

Cheddar Gorge circular walk is one of the best family walks in Somerset If it’s views you’re after, this is the hike for you! Cheddar Gorge is an amazing hike for families, we completed this circular route with a 11, 9 and 6 year old. Walk information Distance: 4 miles (6.4km)Walk Time: 3-3.5 hrs with stops

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