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Good strole

Nice walk along the sea front to Minehead town centre and the steam train station(West Somerset... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mick T
Tiverton, United Kingdom
Great coastal walk

I often walk my dog along the coast path to Culver Field and woods. Great walk, fairly level to the... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2019
Minehead, United Kingdom
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“lovely walk”(10 reviews)
An invigorating 1.3 mile climb on the South West Coast Path through mixed woodland, rich in wildlife and with magnificent views out across the Bristol Channel. The return route drops gently downhill along a Victorian drive built by the Luttrells of...more
| Quay West Car Park, Minehead TA24 5UN, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice walk along the sea front to Minehead town centre and the steam train station(West Somerset Railway).

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mick T
Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

Used to walk hear a lot until last year when I had a unpleasant conversation with some people who were camping in the scrub land. They have been there for months and despite numerous emails too the council nothing has changed, in fact yesterday when...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 11, 2019 via mobile

I often walk my dog along the coast path to Culver Field and woods. Great walk, fairly level to the end of the field and a gradual slope up into the woods, this can be a short circular walk or a longer one along the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 9, 2018

Great walk lots of interesting information and photos dogs can use the beach at Minehead October until May lots of places to stop and sit and refurbished shelters and pubs and cafe

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sandra G
Reviewed November 27, 2018

Found where the coastal walk starts however the weather was freezing on the day. Having walking around town and along the length of the sea front we were frozen. The monument can be found near to the end of the seafront towards the harbour. We...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MrsCWR
Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

You cannot beat a walk on the coastal path whether it's a short stroll or an epic journey. Beautiful scenery incredible coastline. What an experience

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Insanitarium25
Reviewed September 14, 2018

All of the walks in the Minehead area resulted in stunning views, from the Moors to the coast. Hilly and in places challenging for those of us used to flat terrain.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Denise G
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Not for the faint hearted as parts of the path are quite steep. Worth the effort though as the views are great. Be sure to wear suitable footwear.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank andyed2018
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Fantastic walking, amazing sea and moorland views. Can be strenuous in places so seek local advice / consult map for the path gradients that suit you best. Great for escaping into the countryside and leaving the town behind surprisingly quickly. Lots of Exmoor ponies on...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Amanda H
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

We began the south west coast path at Minehead and decided to walk and see where our adventures took us, we experienced some gorgeous views along the way! Some of the climbs were challenging and made me realise how unfit I actually am, but the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stacey M
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Chris D
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Response from SW_Coast_Path_Team | Property representative |
David's tips are spot on. In addition, the walk finder part of the South West Coast Path website has the ability to filter for those walks that are easy going, and has links to where you can find more information about... More