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Holdstone Down & Trentishoe
Introduction to Walk 3394

Photo from the walk - Holdstone Down & Trentishoe

Nat Park - Exmoor

County/Area - Devon

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Ascent - 1500 feet / 455 metres

Time - 5 hours 0 minutes

Grade - moderate

This North Devon walk from Trentishoe Down explores a typical wooded Exmoor valley, upland moors including Holdstone Hill, and a section of the South West Coast Path along this beautiful coast. The route generally follows well-used paths, tracks, and country lanes. However, there are points along the route where a map would be useful. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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