Walks on the Quantock Hills

Loc 4This page covers the Quantock Hills and the coast from Watchet to Lilstock.  Click next to the pdf icon to download the route.  Read the Walk safetysafety information, and click Map symbolsMap symbols for a key to the maps in the walk instructions. 

44A Kilve and the Quantock coast  Walk44aWalk44a  10.2 miles, 410 metres of ascent, circular, infrequent bus

44  Holford and West Quantoxhead  Walk44Walk44     7.5 miles, 400m, circular, infrequent bus

45  Nether Stowey, Dowsborough and Withyman’s Pool  Walk45Walk45     7.8 miles, 475m, circular, bus

46  The central Quantock woods  Walk46Walk46    8.6 miles, 550m, circular

47  Kingston St Mary to Bicknoller  Walk47Walk47    11.3 miles, 500m, linear with weekday bus connection

48  Triscombe and Will’s Neck  Walk48Walk48    4.7 miles, 310m, circular

48A  Aisholt, Hawkridge Reservoir and Lydeard Hill  Walk48aWalk48a    6.8 miles, 355m, circular

49  Fyne Court, Ruborough Camp and Cothelstone Hill  Walk49Walk49    8.9 miles, 490m, circular, weekday bus

50  Fyne Court and Kingston St Mary  Walk50Walk50     6 miles, 300m, circular, weekday bus

50A Kingston, Cheddon and West Monkton  Walk50aWalk50a    9.6 miles, 270m, circular, weekday bus

The HerepathHerepath - some information about the Exmoor Herepath (Saxon military road) that runs through the area, and two suggested walking routes.

There are some path closures and diversions in the Fyne Court area, where the National Trust is managing trees affected by ash dieback.  Please check the NT ash dieback web page for details.


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03 triscombe stone copy

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01 wills neckFrom Triscombe Stone; Alfoxton House; Will's Neck.  © Stan Lester.