There are several lovely local walks that can be accessed directly from the Park. Leaflets with more information on these local walks are available from Reception.
Other walks in the area include:
- Blackdown Hills
There are some great walks on the Blackdown Hills. There are many routes of varying distances and ability, which allow you to explore this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and take in the local towns, beautiful scenery and contrasting landscape. For more information see here
- Hembury Fort
Hembury Fort is an Iron Age Hillfort close to Forest Glade. It is easily accessible from Forest Glade and a lovely place to walk and enjoy the ancient remains of this prehistoric hillfort.
- Neroche Forest
The Neroche Forest isn’t far from Forest Glade. It is a Forestry Commission project to open up the forest on the north side of the Blackdown Hills and there are several walking trails to enjoy within the forest.
- East Devon Way
The East Devon Way is our local long-distance walking path – a 40 mile walking route through the east of the county. It passes through 8 villages and over 5 rivers and is the perfect way to enjoy the East Devon Area.
- Wild Walks
The Devon Wildlife Trust recommends several Wild Walks for you to enjoy beautiful landscapes and local wildlife. They range in length from 4 – 8 miles and are suitable for a range of abilities.
- Accessible walks
For more information on accessible walks in Devon please visit this link.