Approximately 1km (0.6 miles) long, this trail allows people of all abilities to experience and enjoy the outdoors and far reaching views across the Vale of Taunton.
A circular trail 22km (13.7 miles) long passing through the Forestry Commission woodlands around Staple Hill, Castle Neroche, Bickenhall, Thurlbear and Wych Lodge, and the surrounding countryside.
Please note that the entrance to Staple Hill car park has a height restriction barrier of 2.1m.
Planning an event at Staple Hill
If you wish to organise an event on Forestry Commission land you will need our permission. We need to check that the event is properly organised, has adequate insurance cover and doesn't clash with other events or forest operations. Please give as much notice as possible, we require at least eight weeks. Other activities may also require permission, including dog sleds, charity challenges and walking events.
Download this application form to hold an event at Staple Hill, or alternatively please call us on 01392 834204. E-mail your completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org or send to West England Forest District Permissions, Buller's Hill, Kennford, Exeter, Devon. EX6 7XR
What do other visitors say?
5 StarsAnonymous, 23/Aug/2013
great place to walk and awesome for those who climb trees....18 of us from grandparents to baby. lovely views. some of us had trouble finding it, according to which direction we came in.