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Excellent walk

Lovely walking area, especially with a dog. Flat walk so suitable for older people and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Pleasant area for a walk

This area is a pleasant area for a walk in surroundings, maintained by volunteers, and close to the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Michael E
Sidmouth, United Kingdom
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All reviews alongside the river lovely walk dog walkers toll house cycle path river sid local dog lovely green space salty monk river running shallow river delightful place lovely river plenty of seats wildflower meadow flat walk wild flowers
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely walking area, especially with a dog. Flat walk so suitable for older people and wheelchairs. Always walk here when visiting.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Theatregoer409
Reviewed 6 days ago

This area is a pleasant area for a walk in surroundings, maintained by volunteers, and close to the picturesque river Sid.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Michael E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Starting from Connaught gardens stroll down the hill and eastward along the sea front to the lifeboat station where you come to the river Sid .Follow the river through the park, you can then walk back through the town to the sea front again ,or...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kennethollerhead
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took our dog for a lovely walk from Sidford to Sidmouth along the beautiful Byes Riverside Park on a sunny spring day It’s beautiful and worth visiting

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JeffTheChairman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I walk through the byes a couple of times a week as it is part of our route from home into town. My son is able to walk and explore freely the majority of the way without there being too many dangers...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SamanthaLetten
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Join this beautiful river side walk at Sidford for a 2 miles to the sea.A delight any season ,a doggie walking paradise

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 775gail
Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

I love walking through here to get to Sidmouth town centre. Lots of dogs and friendly owners, plenty of birds and wildlife with the lovely sound of the river Sid running right through it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank louiseholistic
Reviewed December 9, 2018

We came across this walk via Google. We stayed at Podburys Cottage in Harpford and we wanted to find a local walk.This one suited us fine, we parked at the car park behind the Spa shop in Sidford and walked down reaching the Sid about...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Peter H
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

A great place to take your dog, walk with family or just a nice stroll and if you go now you will catch the last of the beautiful autumn colours.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Deborah R
Reviewed October 16, 2018

The Byes wander through woodland and fields by the Sid as it wends its way between Sidmouth and Sidford - where you will find the Salty Monk and peaceful spot for afternoon tea. It is a delightful 1 and 3/4 miles walk from the coast...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 108Bubbles
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Ruth M
July 24, 2018|
Response from Deborah R | Reviewed this property |
It usually takes about 40 mins at an average pace.
Sue W
March 19, 2017|
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Response from distm |
Free off-road parking is provided at Byes Lane, Sidford, adjacent to the playing fields. Please do not park in surrounding narrow residential roads as suggested by Bangel201. It causes much inconvenience to long suffering... More
July 19, 2015|
Response from distm |
From Sidmouth take the 9 or 9A (Honiton/Seaton), or the 899 (Seaton).