Along paths, through fields and taking in the beautiful views of the Mendips! This is a great post dinner walk!
Distance: 3.1 Miles
Duration: 1.5 Hours
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This is the car park and the start of the walk. Parking is free! Follow the path from the car park which will lead to Worthington Close and then right onto The Lerburne, following it to the end. You should now be on The Borough. Turn left and follow The Borough turning left onto Combe Batch. Follow Combe Batch passing the New Inn and then turning right onto Mutton Lane.
Walk up Mutton Lane until you reach a gate and footpath on the left (Opposite the first house on the right).
Go through the gate and follow the hedge on your right. This takes you along the top of the hill to the other side of the field where you will see a kissing gate. Go through the stile and turn right and walk to the gate.
Go through this gate and turn left. Follow this road which will eventually turn into a bridal path.
Follow the bridal path until you reach a gate on the right hand side. You will see a bungalow and some farm buildings.
Go through the gate on the right and follow the track to the end where you reach a road.
Warning! This road can get quite busy. Turn right onto the road and walk a short distance to the gate and footpath on the opposite side of the road.
Go through the gate and follow the hedge on your left in the direction of the far right hand corner of the field. You will then need to go through a gate, cross the next narrow field and go over the stile. There is another narrow field followed by 2 stiles, followed by another field and a gate. Follow the hedge on the left the short distance until you get to another gate.
Go through the gate and cross the field heading for the middle where you will see a bridge.
Go over the bridge and then head across the field heading for the gate.
Go through the gate and follow the hedge on the right. Eventually you will get to a gate in the corner of the field.
Go through the gate and follow the hedge on the right to the opposite side of the field where you will see a stile. Go over the stile and head for the visible kissing gate.
Go through the kissing gate and follow the track to the end where you will get to a road. Turn right and follow the road. You will pass Springfield Drive and then see Shortland Lane both on the right.
Follow Shortland Lane to the end where you will get to another road.
Cross the road and turn right. You will pass a number of houses and the see a gate. Go through the gate and follow the hedge on the left.
Go over the stile which will lead you down a narrow path. At the end of the path is a road. Turn right at the road and follow it around to the left which will lead you back to The Borough. You now have the walk back to the car park turning right onto The Lerburne.
Why not stop at one of the Pubs or Cafes for some refreshments!