Northam

Devon


Slow Ways linking Northam and Barnstaple, Bideford

Slow Way Route To do
Northam—Barnstaple
Norbar one Verify me Distance 19km/12mi Ascent 138m Descent 180m
Northam—Bideford
Norbid one Verify me Distance 3km/2mi Ascent 30m Descent 79m
Northam—Bideford
Norbid two Pioneer me Distance 3km/2mi Ascent 84m Descent 38m
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Northam, Wed 7 December

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Northam’s Slow Ways starting point

Grid ref

SS4492629091

Lat / Lon

51.04019° / -4.21335°

Easting / Northing

244,926E / 129,091N

Facilities

Users have reported that the following facilities can be found within 1km of Northam's meeting point

Public toilet

Wheelchair accessible toilet

Supermarket

Restaurant

Accommodation

Accommodation < £50

Campsite

Bothy

Free wifi

Mobility scooter hire

Off-road wheelchair hire

Disabled Parking

Train station

Bus stop

Ferry

"Walkers are Welcome" town

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I walked this route from Barnstaple to Northam. The first portion is on the Tarka trail, which is easy from a surface and navigation perspective but loses a star due to volume of bike traffic, making this very unrelaxing a route. I preferred the section after this, heading up to Northam on footpaths and small roads....

Emily Howells

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Northam to Bideford is along some roads, and footpaths, but just after Bideford the route follows the Tarka Trail and coast path to Barnstaple....

Helen Gough

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Much of it is wooded, and despite being an urban walk, it feels like you are out in the country, be prepared for rough, stony pathways....

Helen Gough

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Northam

danravenellison surveyed Northam

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Roburite surveyed Norbid one

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Northam—Bideford

Roburite added Norbid two, a new walk from Northam to Bideford

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Northam—Barnstaple

Slow Ways added Norbar one, a new walk from Northam to Barnstaple

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Northam—Bideford

Slow Ways added Norbid one, a new walk from Northam to Bideford

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