Exmoor

Description

Exmoor National Park is located in southwest England, and is divided between the counties Somerset and Devon.

Exmoor is very different from the other main park in Devon: Dartmoor. Dartmoor is empty, infertile, very wet. Exmoor National Park on the other hand has a diverse nature, including farmlands, woods, small hamlets some of the wildest coastline in England, ánd moorland.

Opinions

Rate 8.0 | 1 vote | No 6. in United Kingdom
  • Oranginas, long distance hiking trails Europe August 2011
  • Rate 8
  • Positive The great views at the coast, the endless and mysterious purple heathlands in August, mires and flowering river banks, waterfalls, the church of Countisbury, the East Lyn Riverside with an abundance of wildlife and - of course - the scones with clotted cream in the tea gardens………
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Trails in this region

Books

Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
  • Two Moors Way Map Booklet
  • Map booklet for Devon's Coast to Coast, a 117 mile route incorporating the Two Moors Way and a section of the Erme-Plym Trail. This booklet is included with the Cicerone guide to the trail, and shows the full route on OS 1:25K maps. A perfect week-long holiday, the walk passes through the beautiful countryside of Dartmoor and Exmoor. Read more
Cicerone Press
United Kingdom
  • The Two Moors Way
  • Guidebook to walking Devon's Coast to Coast, a 117 mile route incorporating the Two Moors Way and a section of the Erme-Plym Trail. Beginning at Wembury Bay on the south coast and finishing at Lynmouth, the walk passes through the beautiful countryside of Dartmoor and Exmoor. A map booklet of the full route on OS 1:25K maps is included. Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Exmoor - Short Walks
  • Exmoor in the Short Walks guide series, produced in association with Ordnance Survey and published by Crimson; comprising a range of walking guides to popular British destinations. Each title includes 20 varied walks that are suitable for walkers of all ages and abilities and is accompanied by detailed Explorer 1:25,000 Ordnance Survey mapping... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Adventurous Pub Walks in Somerset
  • This work presents twenty circular walks varying in length between seven and twelve miles based around good local pubs. It includes routes on Exmoor and near Glastonbury, Bridgwater and Taunton, along with maps and photographs. Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Short Walks Exmoor: Leisure Walks for All Ages
  • Exmoor consists of wide expanses of heather and rich woodland all of which are greatly enhanced by its varied wildlife. It has the West Country`s largest population of red deer, which frequent its woodland and moors and yet it remains less visited and less popular than the two other great uplands of south-west England - Dartmoor and Bodmin... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Walks Along the East Jurassic Coast - Studland to Portland
  • From the Publisher of the highly acclaimed Jurassic Coast Official Guide, Coastal Publishing Limited is a fast growing publisher with an expanding list of books of regional interest and national appeal. Walks Along the East Jurassic Coast and its companion Walks Along the West Jurassic Coast Are the first two books in a series of 11 walking... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
2012
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • South West England Coast Walks
  • Are you planning a holiday to Devon, Cornwall or the Jurassic Coast? Do you enjoy a walk with stunning coastal scenery? The South West Coast Path is the UK`s most popular National Trail - with Tintagel voted the `best walk in Britain` in a survey of 4,000 readers of Country Walking magazine. Pathfinder (R) Guide to Coastal Walks in South West... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
Stanfords
United Kingdom
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Truro, Falmouth & Roseland Peninsula OS Landranger Active Map 204 (waterproof)
  • Truro and Falmouth area, including a section of the South West Coast Path National Trail, on a waterproof and tear-resistant OS Active version of map No. 204 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Plymouth, Launceston, Tavistock & Looe OS Landranger Map 201 (paper)
  • Plymouth and Launceston area, including a section of the South West Coast Path National Trail, on a paper version of map No. 201 from the Ordnance Survey’s Landranger series at 1:50,000, with contoured and GPS compatible topographic mapping plus tourist information.MOBILE DOWNLOADS: As well as the physical edition of the map, each Landranger... Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Exmoor & Taunton Cycle Map
  • Exmoor and Taunton area of Devon and Somerset at 1:100,000 on a handy size, 50x35cm, double-sided contoured map from Croydecycle, printed on waterproof and tear-resistant synthetic paper and showing National Cycle routes and numerous local facilities, including campsites, pubs, etc. Coverage extends from Combe Martin, Barnstaple and South... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Exmoor A-Z Adventure Atlas
  • Exmoor at 1:25,000 in a series of handy A5 size Adventure Atlases from Geographers` A-Z Map Company with cartography from the Ordnance Survey’s Explorer series. Coverage includes the South West Coast path between Minehead and Combe Martin Bay, Two Moors Way, Tarka Train, Dulverton, Brendon Hills, etc.To see other titles in this series please... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Minehead and Brendon Hills 1809
  • Map No. 181, Minehead and Brendon Hills 1809, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the sheet... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Minehead and Brendon Hills 1919
  • Map No. 181, Minehead and Brendon Hills 1919, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the sheet... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Minehead and Brendon Hills 1898-1900
  • Map No. 181, Minehead and Brendon Hills 1898-1900, in the Cassini Historical Series of old Ordnance Survey mapping of England and Wales at 1:50,000 in a format designed to offer a convenient comparison with the present day coverage from the OS, and most locations in three different editions. Old historical maps have been combined so that the... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Exmoor 25K AA/OS Walker`s Map No. 13
  • Exmoor at 1:25,000 in a series of Walker’s Maps published by the AA with the cartography from the Ordnance Survey’s Explorer series. The map is double-sided and coverage includes the Exmoor National Park, Ilfracombe, Combe Martin, Lynton, Porlock, Minehead, Williton, Exford, Dulverton, Brayford, Barnstaple, etc.Maps in the AA Walker’s series... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Land`s End & The Lizard AA Walker`s Map 10
  • Lands` End and The Lizard at 1:25,000 in a series of Walker’s Maps published by the AA with the cartography from the Ordnance Survey’s Explorer series. The map is double-sided and coverage includes Falmouth, Penryn, Porthleven, Penzance, St Just, St Ives, part of the South West Coast Path, etc.Maps in the AA Walker’s series are identical to the... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Two Moors Way Harvey National Trail XT40
  • Two Moors Way, a 150km / 93 mile long-distance trail between Lynmouth on the north coast of Devon and Ivybridge near Plymouth, crossing Exmoor and Dartmoor National Parks, presented at 1:40,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant map from Harvey Map Services. The route is shown on six panels.Maps in the Harvey’s series covering Great... Read more
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  • Wandelkaart Two Moors Way | Harvey Maps
  • Een bijzonder handige kaart van dit lange-afstands-wandelpad. Op waterafstotend papier met veel details. Het enige dat je eigenlijk een beetje mist is een overzicht. Verder uitstekend en voldoende voor de route. Duurzame weerbestendige wandelkaart van de Two Moors Way in Devon, Zuidwest-Engeland. De route loopt noord-zuid over een afstand van... Read more
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Ordnance Survey
United Kingdom
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Exmoor - North Devon - The Quantocks Mountain Bike Routes
  • Selected areas of north Devon and Somerset, including Exmoor and the Quantocks, on a laminated and waterproof map from Goldeneye presenting 10 specially chosen off-road circular routes highlighted on contoured map extracts at scales around 1:25,000 / 1:50,000, annotated with directions and accompanied by brief descriptions.Map extracts cover... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • South West Mountain Biking - Quantocks, Exmoor, Dartmoor
  • Vertebrate`s ”South West Mountain Biking – Quantocks, Exmoor, Dartmoor” is the second edition of their bestselling guide to mountain biking in the South West of England. Featured are 26 of the best mountain bike rides in Dartmoor, Exmoor and the Quantock Hills, between 10km and 30km in length, suitable for all levels of mountain bikers.Each... Read more
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  • South West Mountain Biking - Quantocks, Exmoor, Dartmoor
  • South West Mountain Biking - Quantocks, Exmoor, Dartmoor - is the full second edition of the bestselling guide to the outstanding mountain biking in the south west of England. Featured are 26 of the best mountain bike rides in Dartmoor, Exmoor and the Quantock Hills, between 10km and 30km in length, suitable for all levels of mountain bikers.... Read more
Bol.com
Belgium
  • South West Mountain Biking - Quantocks, Exmoor, Dartmoor
  • South West Mountain Biking - Quantocks, Exmoor, Dartmoor - is the full second edition of the bestselling guide to the outstanding mountain biking in the south west of England. Featured are 26 of the best mountain bike rides in Dartmoor, Exmoor and the Quantock Hills, between 10km and 30km in length, suitable for all levels of mountain bikers.... Read more
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Ordnance Survey
United Kingdom
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2015
  • South West Coast Path 5 - Dorset A-Z Adventure Atlas
  • South West Coast Path 5 - Dorset Adventure Atlas at 1:25,000 in a series of handy A5 size Adventure Atlases from Geographers` A-Z Map Company with cartography from the Ordnance Survey’s Explorer series. The guide covers the 138 km / 86 mile section of the SWCP National Trail between Lyme Regis and Poole and includes a route planner indicating... Read more
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2015
  • Wandelkaart 5 Adventure Atlas South West Coast Path - Dorset | A-Z
  • AZ heeft de meest gedetailleerde wandelkaarten van delen van het South West Coast Path gebundeld in een atlasje. Daardoor is het heel handig qua formaat. De kaarten zelf zijn perfect voor het wandelen. Schaal 1:25.000 The A-Z Adventure series features the accuracy and quality of OS Explorer mapping in a convenient book, complete with index. The... Read more
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Walking holidays

Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Devon North Coast & Exmoor Highlights
  • Self guided walking tour on the north coast of Devon & Exmoor. A self-guided walking tour experiencing the highlights of Devon’s north coast, including Exmoor National Park. A 3-centre stay in Westward Ho!, Ilfracombe and Lynmouth, where Exmoor meets the sea. These unspoilt pastoral landscapes are a reminder of days gone by when life was a... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • South West Coast Path: Minehead to Westward Ho!
  • Walking holiday from Minehead to Westward Ho! on the South West Coast Path. Follow the first stretch of the South West Coast Path along diverse coastlines between Minehead and Westward Ho! The path takes you along the highest coastline in Britain and other highlights are its sandy beaches, coastal woodland and rugged cliff tops. It also... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • South West Coast Path: Westward Ho! to Padstow
  • Walking holiday from Westward Ho! to Padstow on the Atlantic Coast. Walk the South West Coast Path from Devon into Cornwall from the wonderfully named Westward Ho! to the fashionable seaside town of Padstow. The trail varies every step of the way swooping down from high cliffs to secluded coves, meandering through pretty villages and crossing... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • South West Coast Path: Padstow to St Ives
  • Walking tour from Padstow to St Ives on the Cornwall Coast Path. Walk along Cornwall’s Atlantic Coast from the charming seaside town of Padstow to bustling St Ives on the South West Coast Path. Golden beaches, picturesque fishing villages, wild seas crashing and secluded coves are all features of this wonderful week of walking. As you head... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • South West Coast Path: Penzance to Falmouth
  • A walking holiday on the South West Coast Path from Penzance to Falmouth. Walk from Penzance to Falmouth, a less travelled section of the South West Coast Path that stretches round the remote and wild Lizard Peninsular. The trail follows rugged cliff tops taking you past deserted coves and whitewashed cottages. Pass St Michael’s Mount which... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • South West Coast Path: Falmouth to Plymouth
  • Self-guided walking holidays on the South West Coast Path from Falmouth to Plymouth. Walk this diverse section of the South West Coast Path from Falmouth to Plymouth. Start your adventure with a short ferry crossing to St Mawes and wander around the fabulous medieval castle grounds before following the southern coastline to Plymouth. ... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • South West Coast Path: Exmouth to Lyme Regis
  • Walking holiday from Exmouth to Lyme Regis along the South West Coast Path. Walk from Exmouth to Lyme Regis on this dramatic section of the South West Coast Path. This part of the trail has contrasting landscapes of red sandstone and white chalky cliffs to lush green countryside. It also comprises much of the Jurassic Coast, a UNESCO World... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • South West Coast Path - Plymouth to Brixham
  • Self-guided walking holiday on the South West Coast Path from Plymouth to Brixham. Walk between Plymouth to Brixham in Devon along the South West Coast Path. Take in exposed headlands and coves, golden beaches, stunning harbours and fishing ports and enjoy seven days of spectacular and sometimes challenging cliff top and trail walking. Start... Read more
Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • South West Coast Path: Lyme Regis to Poole
  • Walking Holiday from Lyme Regis to Poole along the South West Coast Path. Walk this unique stretch of the South West Coast Path from Lyme Regis to Poole. Offering spectacular walking, this section takes you along the Jurassic Coast which gained World Heritage Status in 2001. It has a fascinating history dating back millions of years and you... Read more
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