Publow - Compton Dando - Lord's Wood - Publow

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Publow - Compton Dando - Compton Common - Lord's Wood - Publow

Starting from the imposing church at Publow, this peaceful walk follows the pretty River Chew through lush fields and meadows before returning via a pub, farmland and leafy woodland.

The paths are generally all well-waymarked and most of the stiles are well-maintained and easy for both humans and dogs. Like most British countryside walks, there are patches of slippy mud to negotiate after and during rain.

England - South West England - Somerset - Countryside

Features

Butterflies, Church, Flowers, Pub, River, Woodland
31/03/2014 - Roy Davenport

A nice walk. Mention is made of stiles most of these have been replaced with new gates. No problems were encountered.

20/04/2009 - Stephen Harvey

Waypoint 13- The gap in the hedge has now been fenced of by the farmer. A kissing gate is visible in the garden fence and the owner has constructed a marked walkway round the boundary of his lawn to the kissing gate at the other end of the garden.

24/04/2007 - John-Paul Coetzee

Waypoint 4: About 20 metres after waypoint 4 you veer slightly left and cross a footbridge over a small stream to reach the path going uphill to the road and waypoint 5.

Waypoint 20: As you come out of the wood after waypoint 20, turn right into the adjacent field and follow the footpath direction arrow to reach the footbridge at waypoint 21. The footpath route has changed very slightly from that shown on the OS map, to the other side of the hedge. The stile and gate on the original route (at the top of the field) have been blocked with barbed wire. The newer, marked, route is easier.

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