walking in somerset

highest point Dunkery Beacon 519 metres / 1703 feet

walking routes in or passing through Somerset

leland trail 45 kilometres / 28 miles

liberty trail 45 kilometres / 28 miles

limestone link path 58 kilometres / 36 miles

quantock greenway 60 kilometres / 36 miles

river parrett trail 80 kilometres / 50 miles

blackmore vale path 114 kilometres / 71 miles

exmoor & lorna doone 161 kilometres / 100 miles

West Mendip Way linear walking route

West Mendip Way waymark 

Uphill to Frome

80 kilometres / 50 miles

Ordnance Survey Explorer Map 153 Weston-super-Mare & Bleadon Hill



Crook Peak 


Wells Cathedral

Wookey Hole


National Trust Black Rock wide stone track 

ignore the cheddar temptation ignore the gate to the right

track emerges_from_kiln bottom of disused kiln 

grilled kiln top disused kiln quarry

wide grass bottomed valley beyond quarry  track narrows and starts to climb 

gate at end of valley bottom start of climb through the trees 

top of climb emerging out of wood West Mendip Way continues along lefthand side of field 




If you provide accommodation for walkers on or close to this walking route and would like a free listing here please send your details to info@walkingontheweb.co.uk All we ask is for a link back to our site



External Links


West Mendip Way walk walking hike hiking trekking Somerset England