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Walking routes in Dartmouth

D artmouth offers some of the most delightful walking routes for nature enthusiasts and avid explorers. The walking routes around Dartmouth promise a combination of the great British outdoors, exciting local cafes and pubs and stunning coastal views.

Embrace History and Culture

Dartmouth Town Walking Trail

Begin your Dartmouth adventure with the Dartmouth Town Trail, a leisurely walk that winds through the town's narrow streets and historic landmarks. As you stroll along, you'll encounter centuries-old buildings, charming shops, and the iconic Dartmouth Castle.
Riverside Tranquility

Dart Valley Walking Route

For a peaceful walk along the River Dart, the Dart Valley Trail is a perfect choice. This scenic route offers breathtaking views of the river, meadows, and woodlands. The trail is well-maintained and suitable for walkers and cyclists of all levels, making it a great option for families.
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coastal views

Coleton Fishacre to Froward Point

If you're a fan of coastal walks, the route from Coleton Fishacre to Froward Point is a gem waiting to be explored. This trail takes you along the rugged coastline, offering spectacular views of the sea and the Dartmouth coastline.
Sandy beach
Beachside Bliss

Blackpool Sands to Strete Walk

For a refreshing beachside walk, head to Blackpool Sands and follow the coastal path to Strete. On this peaceful walking route, you can feel the sand beneath your feet, breathe in the salty sea air, and enjoy the sound of waves lapping against the shore.


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