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No.5 - Dunster and Bats Castle

Castles and England's Tallest Tree

Dunster and Bats Castle

Castles and tallest tree in England

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Route Info

Discover an Iron Age Fort and England's tallest tree as you explore the hills and woodlands that surround the medieval village of Dunster.

Purchase a water and tear resistant route guide online or from an Exmoor National Park Centre.

Distance 10.4km (About six and a half miles)

Time - About three to four hours

Link to route on Ordnance Survey mapping

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This is one of twelve classic longer Exmoor walks selected to showcase the very best of our National Park. Why not try them all?

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