Festival of Walks 11th to 17th July 2022


To walk this beautiful part of South Devon we know as the South Hams is the best way to discover it.

We  invite you to try a walk with us. All walks are led by an experienced leader.

You can choose any of the festival walks from our programme designed to show you the best of the South Hams. Walks are circular ending back at the start point. See details below.

No need to book, just turn up early at the meeting point with your boots, appropriate clothing and something to drink and eat along the way.

See the list below but for even more information and updates go to our main full walk programme and select the date 11/07/2022

Monday 11 July Salcombe & Snapes Point
A moderate 5 mile walk around Salcombe footpaths and creeks.
Meeting point 10.30am: Beadon Park (park in local roads) Grid reference: SX734390 Postcode: TQ8 8AZ
Leader: Steve & Aileen 07940 482202

Tuesday 12 July Avon Estuary (west bank)
A moderate 7.5 mile walk along the Avon estuary, Mount Folly, Ringmore, Easton and Waterhead.
Meeting point 10.30 am: Aveton Gifford Timbers Car Park, Grid reference: SX693473, Postcode: TQ7 4LT
Leader: Debbie: 07974 952890

Wednesday 13 July Start Bay Coastal
A choice of two walks, either 1/ a moderate 6 mile or 2/ a strenuous 11 mile along the coast paths of Start Bay.
Meeting point 10.30 am: Stokenham School (park in road) Grid reference: SX804428, Postcode: TQ7 2SW
Leaders: 1/ Henley 01803 833192 (short walk) 2/ Mandy 01548 550423 (long walk)

Thursday 14 July Kingsbridge Estuary
An 8 mile moderate walk from Kingsbridge to Bowcombe Lake, Frogmore and West Charleton.
Meeting point 10.30 am: Kingsbridge Recreation Ground Grid reference: SX737438, Postcode: TQ7 1RD
Leader Alex 07789 190761

Friday 15 July Avon Estuary (east bank)
An 8 mile moderate walk along the east side of the Avon river estuary to Bantham
Meeting point 10.30 am: Aveton Gifford Timbers Car Park, Grid reference: SX693473, Postcode: TQ7 4LT
Leader: Trish 07792 152750

Saturday 16 July Frogmore Creek
A leisurely 5.5 mile walk from Frogmore to West Charleton, Bowcombe, East Charleton.
Meeting point 10.45 am: Frogmore bridge (later time allowing for bus travel) Grid reference: SX775426 Postcode: TQ7 2UT
Leader: Alan 07968 793875

Sunday 17 July Dartmoor
A moderate 7 mile walk offers an excellent introduction to walking on the moor.
Meeting point 10.30 am: Cold East Cross, Grid reference: SX740743 Postcode: TQ13 7HQ
Leaders: Lydia & Chris 01752 341968