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Short Walks

Monument Meander Walking Trail

The beech-lined avenue opens out onto a wildlife rich meadow surrounding the Monument. This is an ideal place for a picnic or to fly your kite.

Accessible Countryside

Walks at Steart Marshes

Steart Marshes is open all year round and it’s free to visit. There are car parks and paths for walkers, wheelchair users, pushchairs, cyclists and horseriders.

Walks at Longrun Meadow

Longrun meadow is a beautiful and tranquil green space for the people of Taunton to enjoy and within 10 minutes walk from Taunton bridge.

Ham Hill (Available as an Audio Walk)

Learn more about Ham Hill with these two audio trails

Yeovil Country Park

The Country Park is comprised of five main areas all of which have very different characteristics and land features.

Chard Reservoir

Explore the habitats at Chard Reservoir on the network of surfaced and grassland paths. It is around 1.5km to walk from one end of the site to the other, between the two car parks, on the woodland path.

Hestercombe Gardens

Begin a journey of discovery around the beautiful gardens near Taunton

Health Walks South Somerset

Gentle walks that take place on a regular basis for well-being and led by a walk leader.

Health Walks Taunton & Wellington

Gentle walks that take place on a regular basis for well-being and led by a walk leader.