East Devon Way

Infobox Hiking trail
Name=East Devon Way
Photo=Musbury Church.jpg
Caption=The church at Musbury lies near the trail
Location=South West England
Designation=UK National Trail
Start/End Points=Exmouth, Devon
Lyme Regis, Dorset

The East Devon Way is a long distance footpath in England. It runs for 38 miles between Exmouth in East Devon and Lyme Regis in Dorset.

Landscapes seen on the path include; estuary, high open commons, woodlands and river valleys. The route includes some fairly steep climbs but is generally not challenging.

The path runs inland but links with the South West Coast Path at both ends. There is rail access to Exmouth via branch line from Exeter and buses serve both ends of the route.

Landscape features

* The Jurassic Coast, a 95 mile (155km) long World Heritage Site
* River Axe
* River Coly
* River Exe estuary
* River Otter
* River Sid
* The Cobb breakwater and fossils at Lyme Regis


* Exmouth
* Newton Poppleford
* Sidbury
* Colyton
* Musbury
* Uplyme
* Fire Beacon Hill

External links

* [http://www.devon.gov.uk/index/transport/public_rights_of_way/where_to_walk_and_ride/east_devon_way.htm East Devon Way at Devon County Council]

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