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Walkers are welcome

Walkers are Welcome


Exmoor is proud to have 5 towns that have been awarded with the Walkers are Welcome accreditation. These are

  • Ilfracombe (on the western edge of Exmoor),
  • Lynton & Lynmouth
  • Porlock 
  • Dunster
  • Wiveliscombe (on the eastern edge of Exmoor).

These towns have all demonstrated that they have information on local walks, have accommodation that welcome walkers and actively ensure footpaths are maintained to a high standard. For more information go to the Walkers are Welcome website

You will also find several accommodation providers cater specifically for walkers and some will have gained a Welcome Walkers accreditation.

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