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Watersmeet Trail

Lynmouth Seafront, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EN, England
+44 1392 383560
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Trying out replacement knee

Wanted a walk to test total knee replacement on and this tested it! Fabulous walk with stunning... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
janywany75
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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Breathtaking

A great riverside walk. Wonderful waterfalls and forest walks with the fantastic sound of water... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
courtlodgefarm
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orpington
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  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
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“the river” (70 reviews)
“beautiful walk” (20 reviews)
“national trust” (20 reviews)
LOCATION
Lynmouth Seafront, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EN, England
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+44 1392 383560
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"mile round trip"
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"tv programme"
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"well worth the effort"
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"rockford inn"
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"cream tea"
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"lovely scenery"
in 7 reviews
"waters meet"
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"tea room"
in 11 reviews
"tea shop"
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"nt cafe"
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"cake"
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"east lyn"
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"car park"
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"an easy walk"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wanted a walk to test total knee replacement on and this tested it! Fabulous walk with stunning scenary. It is challenging but well worth it.

Thank janywany75
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great riverside walk. Wonderful waterfalls and forest walks with the fantastic sound of water rushing pass boulders with a national trust tea shop to enjoy a coffe with a view.

Thank courtlodgefarm
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This area deserves its reputation with huge choices of walking, fantastic river views and places to swim, great for dogs. Lynmouth lots of fun and things to do.

Thank Beatrice H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely walk, so much beauty and wildlife in one place - and the sound of river as it dashes down over the rocks... It's heaven on earth.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Watersmeet section of trail is very well signposted. The walk itself is really beautiful. The river is stunning.-

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must do if you visit, the views are lovely with the reward of a wonderful waterfall up the top of the valley. Its not a strenuous walk and it took around 2 hours in total. The awful part was the national trust...More

Thank Ian D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This walk id through beautiful woodland beside a bubbling river, criss-crossed by bridges. It is very relaxing and enjoyable. There are a few inclines but not too steep, and there are benches to sit on along the way. If you go to the end, there...More

Thank Freddyminster
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice trail bit of a walk down and up but not to bad. Very peaceful. Lovely tea room at the bottom, dog friendly seating in the garden . Nation trust shop and toilets. Well worth a visit.

Thank jeannettewilkinson
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It was a four mile round trip from Lynmouth to Watersmeet (river walk on the way out, woodland walk on the way back). We left early and didn’t meet a soul on the trail until we were very near Watersmeet. It was peaceful and interesting...More

Thank traveller256202
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

If you like the beauty of nature then you'll love this walk along the river up to Watersmeet. A reasonably rugged trail through the very steep-sided valley,which could be slightly slippy in places,but was all the better for retaining so much unspoiled beauty. Be sure...More

Thank BartDevon
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