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Just Perfect

I live just off the Taunton and Bridgwater Canal and either walk or cycle on the towpath regularly... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2019
park8642
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Great stop at Creech St Michael

Follow the signs to this rather secluded spot! Plenty of parking and a great picnic area with table... read more

Reviewed February 23, 2019
jezorchard
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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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Reviewed June 5, 2019 via mobile

I live just off the Taunton and Bridgwater Canal and either walk or cycle on the towpath regularly. Whatever the season it offers a peaceful, colourful wildlife experience. Don't miss the opportunity of exploring this unspoilt piece of Somerset.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank park8642
Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

Follow the signs to this rather secluded spot! Plenty of parking and a great picnic area with table and seats. Straight onto canal towpath . Well kept with a wonderful show of daffodils. Cyclists walkers and canoeists enjoying this spot as well as walkers and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jezorchard
Reviewed January 1, 2019

1. DO NOT attempt to park at North Newton, the locals I met on New years day were not too friendly, especially the ones behind the steering wheel of a car...whose love of tourists leaves a lot to be desired...about 1 mile from North Newton...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank david221b
Reviewed August 27, 2018

14.5 miles of towpath. Easy to get a regular bus to any end of the towpath without much effort. Good for: 1. Running, very flat except for the occasional bridge. 2. Wildlife watching, Kingfishers, Water Voles, Buzzards, many fish species, Dragonflies, Roe Deer, Grass Snakes....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Fenton C
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

We walked along the canal this morning with 2 little dogs. It was just perfect. Very quiet and plenty of shade which was ideal for the dogs. Such beautiful scenery and we enjoyed spotting he different planets along the way. Watched the lock gates being...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed January 27, 2018

Nice walk along the Taunton Bridgwater canal. Well recommended in a sunny day. Dog owners, bicycles riders or if you like to have a long or short stroll this is a place to go.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Fernanda I
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Great canal side walk cycle or jogging route. Loads of wildlife to see everybody my family and I have met along the way are cheerful and full of life. Stoke St Gregory smashing village with a great pub serving good pub grub.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank ge0ffgardner
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

All in all have walked the entire length from Taunton to Bridgwater. Not in one go . Plenty to see and do with a few canal side tearooms along the way . Water , for a canal is very clear and large shoals of bream...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank B940ATjonathanl
Reviewed April 20, 2017

myself and wife spent a very enjoyabe time on our bikes, there are places to stop and eat / drink. We went all the way to Bridgwater whch though a wee drab was intersting. pick a nice sunny day and you'll have fun.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank laurence b
Reviewed April 12, 2017

We visited the Somerset tow path specifically to see the Somerset Space walk, a scale model of the solar system. We walked from Mars the the sun and back it was really fascinating to see the relative distances and sizes, and the fact that it...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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