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Pleasant walk by a pretty river...

Snuff Mills is a pretty, quiet valley with a little River running through the middle. There's a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeremy P
via mobile
stunning river walk and epic geology!

Definitely recommend coming here for a scenic flat walk or go adventurous up the hills if you want... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2018
Emma H
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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Snuff Mills is a pretty, quiet valley with a little River running through the middle. There's a good hardstanding path (mostly) which runs alongside, plus lots of other tracks to get off the beaten track. Along the way there are a few pretty weirs and...More

Thank Jeremy P
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Definitely recommend coming here for a scenic flat walk or go adventurous up the hills if you want. Dog walkers paradise, lots of dogs here usually especially at weekends, they love to swim in the river Frome. Great for kids, if you love nature you...More

Thank Emma H
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

There is a cafe where you can get hot drinks and food. The car park is free and there are toilets. It’s a nice walk which follows the river. It’s a little muddy in places but it’s a great walk following the river. You get...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

I take the dog here most sunday mornings for a stroll and swim. there is plenty of parking and to help get on a to a good start there is alovely little coffee/snack shop in the car park (cheese and bacon sandwich is recommended).I am...More

1  Thank marcuspurnell1988
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I regularly stop off at the little cafe for a bacon sandwich and a cuppa when walking the dog from Eastville Park to Vassals and Oldbury Court. Lovely walk along the river, or swim for the dog, with good opportunities to spot kingfishers, dippers, herons...More

Thank Trabimanuk
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Snuff mills is a very nice civilised walk on generally well paved paths following the small river Frome. Snuff mills were never used for tobacco but the name comes from Snuffy Jack who always had snuff on his smock. The sandstone crags are 300 million...More

Thank jhunt45
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

This is a huge park with vast areas of grassland and woodland, as well as a section of the Frome River Walkway. Just 5 minutes level walk from the centre of Fishponds and with a car park, it is easily accessible. There is a useful...More

Thank cltc43
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

On an unusually warm April day, my Bristol-based friend took my girlfriend and I on a leisurely afternoon walk through this beautiful woodland walk on the Oldbury Court estate in Fishponds. It's a terrific spot, lots of beautiful scenery in a small valley running along...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Snuff Mills is a longish walk alongside a tributary of the river Frome. There are made up paths or you can veer off and go up higher through woodland. The majority of the main walk is flat and easily accessible for disabled people but wheelchair...More

1  Thank Sandra G
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

I have visited this place many times over the years. Snuff Mils and the main attraction of the adjoining Oldbury Court are stunning. However it is completely ruined by the presence of uncontrolled dogs. I think it is just too dangerous to visit. It is...More

4  Thank jpt42
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Chris H
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All car parking is free at both Snuff Mills and Oldbury Court (at the moment , although I have heard rumours that that might change !!)
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