Colyton Circular Walk

Colyton, Devon
Cloyton Bridge


A circular walk based on the small town of Colyton in East Devon. The route circles to the south of the town across valleys and higher land, and then follows the East Devon Way to return to the town alongside the charming River Coly.

Distance: 5 miles / 8km
Difficulty: Easy / Moderate - 2 stiles and 2 steady but not especially steep climbs of 30m / 100 feet and 80m / 250 feet.

Relevant OS Maps: Explorer (1:25,000) No. 116 Lyme Regis and Bridport; Landranger (1:50,000) No. 192 Exmouth and Sidmouth; No. 193 Taunton and Lyme Regis.

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Road Directions

Follow signs to Colyton from A3052, near Seaton.

Public Transport Directions

Colyton is served by a regular bus service from Honiton and Seaton. The Seaton Tramway also provides a scenic and unusual link to and from Seaton. Trams run most of the year - for details contact 01297 20375 or visit

Opening Times

Colyton Circular Walk (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

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