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Somerset Walks,
Walking Routes & Hiking Trails

The Somerset walks listed below range from easy circular walks to longer and more demanding routes. All walks are free to download and print and all longer routes have GPS files. The walks include the countryside and coast of the County. Walks in the popular Mendip Hills, Quantock Hills and Exmoor National Park are also included. Some walks feature attractive villages, historic houses and churches and areas where you can observe birds and wildlife.


 
WalkDescriptionGradeMiles
2201Wells, a city strolleasy1.50
1212Glastonbury Toreasy2.50
1750Dunkery Beacon from Dunkery Gateeasy/mod2.50
1924Lydeard Hill to Wills Neck easy2.60
2426Wraxall circular from Tyntesfield easy3.20
2211Minehead to Dunstereasy5.00
1925Plainfield to Wills Neck easy5.00
3570River Tone from Stoke St Gregoryeasy5.20
2087The Cam Brook Valley from Southstoke easy5.50
3332Cameley & Hinton Blewett from Litton easy5.60
1822Hodder's Combe, Bicknoller Post & Higher Hare Knapeasy/mod5.75
3412Dowsborough Fort from Holfordeasy/mod6.00
1222Winsford Hill & the Allotment from Winsfordmoderate6.00
1662Wavering Down & Crook Peak from Kings Wood, Winscombeeasy/mod6.00
3386Barle Valley & Cow Castle from Simonsbatheasy/mod6.40
3454Corton Denham and Cadbury Castleeasy/mod6.70
2940Beacon Hill & Bicknoller Post from Kilve Beacheasy/mod7.00
3666West Mendip Way & Old Ditch from Rodney Stokemoderate7.00
3211Crowcombe & Wills Neckmoderate7.30
2103Shepton Mallet and the Fosse Wayeasy/mod7.50
3499West Compton & North Wootton from Piltoneasy/mod7.50
1860The River Barle and Withypool from Tarr Stepseasy/mod7.50
1696Weacombe Combe, Bicknoller Post, Kilve & Longstone Hill easy/mod7.50
3399Ham Woods, Croscombe & Knowle Hill from Shepton Malleteasy/mod7.50
1220Dunkery Beacon from Wheddon Crossmoderate8.00
1669Anstey Gate and Hawkridge from Tarr Steps moderate8.20
1221Selworthy Beacon & North Hill from Bossingtonmoderate8.50
2804Bath to Keynsham over Kelston Round Hilleasy/mod9.00
2330Quantock Hills from Dead Woman's Ditchmoderate9.20
1275North Wootton & Worminster from Wellsmoderate9.50
3304Pennard Hill from Pyllemoderate10.00
1567Keynsham to Bath on the south side of the Avon easy/mod11.10
1346Priddy, Ebbor Gorge & Wookey Hole from Wellsmoderate13.50

 
Walks that start in adjacent counties / areas.

Walks that start in adjacent counties or areas but cross the boundary and include sections of the route within Somerset

WalkDescriptionStarts In
1263The Doone Valley from MalmsmeadDevon

★ GPS file    ☩ Route profile

 

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