Path Closures

Updates about ongoing projects and information about paths which are temporarily closed can be found by clicking on the links below.

Closure LocationPath NumberParishStatusClosure TypeClosure EndsAlternative Route
Sillery Sands24Lynton & LynmouthPublic FootpathLonger Term Closure16th July 2019No alternative available.
Whitefield Bridge8BrayfordPublic FootpathLonger Term Closure26th October 2019An alternative route is available with kind permission from a neighbouring landowner.
Porlock Shingle RidgeWL19/3PorlockPublic FootpathPermanent ClosurePermanent

Porlock Shingle Ridge is impassable due to the breach. Do not attempt to cross, even at low water. Follow local signs from Bossington to Porlock Weir.

Auntie's Path (near Watersmeet) Lynton & LynmouthPermitted PathPermanent ClosurePermanent

Auntie's Path (near Watersmeet) Unfortunately, severe undermining by a landslip has made it necessary to close indefinitely the permitted path.