Walks from the railway

Explore the best of Devon and Cornwall with our self-guided walks from the railway. Take a scenic train trip to your starting station, then seize the day with our free walk guides.
 

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Short walks

Get directions for short walks from stations (1 to 3 miles). Download to your phone or print at home (PDF).
Avocet Line
12. Exmouth circular walk (8 miles)

Download all 12 walks (PDF)

Coastal walks

 

The South West Coast Path website offers free directions and maps for walks starting at these stations: Penzance, St Ives, Falmouth, Newquay, Looe, Paignton, Torquay, Torre, Teignmouth, Dawlish, Dawlish Warren, Starcross, Exmouth, Barnstaple.
Walks leaflets

 

Get directions for walks from stations on the Avocet Line (Exeter-Exmouth) and Riviera Line (Exeter-Paignton) in our free PDF leaflets. Download Avocet Ambles, Avocet Ambles 2, Avocet Ambles 3 and Walks from the Riviera Line.

Books

 


Tarka Line Walks
£9.99

 
60 glorious Mid-Devon walks from the
wayside stations of the scenic Tarka Line.

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Rambles from the Railway
£4.50

 
9 self-guided walks from stations along
the scenic Looe Valley Line.

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Trails from the track
£2.50

 
Nine walks from the Maritime Line
(Truro-Falmouth) on individual cards.

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Moor to Sea
£5.00

 
Scenic walks in the Plymouth area
– including on the Tamar Valley Line.

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