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A beautiful spot for walkers with views across to Wells, Glastonbury Tor and the Somerset levels

Situated in the Mendips and not far from Wookey Hole this is a great place to explore on foot. The... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2017
Tim084C
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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Great local views of Somerset

Great area for walking ,local history ,lead mines great views.Fine for a picnic & nice little car... read more

Reviewed April 29, 2017
hdavies21
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Wells, United Kingdom
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Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

Situated in the Mendips and not far from Wookey Hole this is a great place to explore on foot. The path squeezes through the rocky gorge at one point and is very peaceful. There is parking close by, but you can also take a long...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Tim084C
Reviewed April 29, 2017

Great area for walking ,local history ,lead mines great views.Fine for a picnic & nice little car park for older & disabled people to sit & view the scenery

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank hdavies21
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Great circular walk of about 4.5 miles, takes you through fields, woodland and the gorge, make sure you checkout the viewpoint before descending through the gorge

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank 751philg
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

Difficult to find but well worth it. There are three marked walks with different levels of accessibility/difficulty. We selected the challenging route which entailed some clambering up rocky paths but the view from the top of the gorge definitely made up for it.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Samsara D
Reviewed March 16, 2017

This is NOT a walk for people who are at all infirm. We did this walk with our dog in March and even though it had not rained, a lot of the steps and walks were muddy and slippery. Also, some of the rocky slopes...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Deluxe_and_Delicious
Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

Went for a hike up the gorge ( around 5 miles). Some testing terrain but made it all that bit more exciting! Well worth the treck as the view was stunning! Well looked after area and sign posted adequetley. Will be coming back soon!

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank natalieh692
Reviewed December 30, 2016

We visited a few places in one trip which included Ebbor Gorge for a local walk in the fresh air. There were a few signs with the history & timeline of the gorge. I found it interesting. We decided to take the main gorge route-...More

Date of experience: December 2016
3  Thank AndreaW1728
Reviewed November 25, 2016

We walked down from the car park intending to do a short walk but decided to continue up the gorge to see what it was like. When we got to the very steep rocky scramble we decided to turn back as we had our very...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank 197elaineu
Reviewed November 1, 2016

It can be quite a climb but when you arrive the views are worth it, there are a few different ways of getting there my best advice is to take your time, it can also be a bit slippery and wet underfoot at times. If...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank solent_man
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Great location for a lovely walk with our two dogs. Plenty of routes to choose from & lovely views. Free parking and easy to find, using sat nav :-)

Date of experience: October 2016
3  Thank lornah378
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Response from Jamallen | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there are 3 routes. There is one shorter one suitable for wheelchairs and pushchairs.
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