Tying a lace on a trainer

Walking and Rambling in Cheddar

Overview

Take a walk around Cheddar Gorge, and explore the highest limestone cliffs in England.

Hostels nearby

YHA Cheddar exterior

YHA Cheddar

En suite rooms available
Free wi-fi
YHA Exclusive Hire

Walking and Rambling in Cheddar

Cheddar, Somerset, BS27 3HN

Map references

OS Grid Ref: ST 45553 53461

Lat/Lng: 51.277677, -2.7819753

Contact information

Other things to do nearby

Cheddar Caves

Cheddar Caves & Gorge

Beautifully lit, underground cathedral.  Gough's Cave has been of great importance to archaeologists with its evidence of 40,000 years of human habitation. Buy authentic Cheddar cheese, explor

Group of people road cycling

Cycling in Cheddar

Cheddar is great for more gentle cycling across the large, flat Somerset levels. Or head to the hills for a more challenging climb.

Rock climbers climbing cliff - Break Moor, Somerset

Mendip Activity Centre

Mendip has evolved into one of the biggest and most reputable outdoor activity providers in the South West, providing activities from our bases and sites across the Mendip Hills and beyond. Visit t

School group kayaking

Watersports in Cheddar

This lovely area is great for kayaking, so take the plunge and enjoy some fun on the water. Activities are provided by our partners, Mendip Outdoor Pursuits.

climbing

Climbing in Cheddar

Boasting some of the highest limestone cliffs in England, Cheddar is a climber's dream. With local activity providers Mendip Outdoor Pursuits, you don't need to be a pro to enjoy climbing here.

Wookey Hole Caves

Wookey Hole Caves

Britain’s most spectacular caves and legendary home of the infamous Witch of Wookey.  Visit her in her cave.  Don't miss the prehistoric Ice Age valley, Wookey Hole Circus and new cave museu

City of Wells, Vicars Close

Wells - England's Smallest City

Visit the City of Wells in Somerset, England's smallest city, with its historic centre, the magnificent cathedral, and the unique moated Bishop's Palace. Wells Cathedral is a wonderful Medieval cat

Bishops Palace

The Bishop's Palace and Gardens

More than simply an historic house and garden, this splendid Medieval Palace has been the home of the Bishops of Bath and Wells for 800 years.

Ham Wall Starlings

During the winter months, Ham Wall will receive some visitors from the colder regions of Northern Europe.

Farm park

Animal Farm Adventure Park

Animal Farm Adventure Park has it all - from the Animal Safari trail and paddocks, to the land train, play barn and adventure play areas.  Set on the Somerset levels, the farm nestles between the

Glastonbury Tor with starlight

Glastonbury Tor and Abbey

Surrounded by myth and mystery. Walk the ruined Abbey and admire the view from the Tor. Take in the romantic ruins and peaceful parkland.

Weston Super Mare pier

Weston Super Mare pier

27 miles Rebuilt after the fire of 2008, there's more rides and attractions than ever before Visit the website  

Roller coaster at Brean Leisure Park

Brean Leisure Park

Brean Leisure Park is the largest Fun Park in the South West.  There are 40 fantastic rides, from thrilling roller coasters to children’s river boat rides, pony rides and old favourites like the

Clarks shop and a hanging Clarks Boot sign

Clarks Village

The birthplace of Clarks shoes.  This outlet shopping centre has bargains galore, and more shoe shops than you can shake a stick at! Visit the Clarks Village website

Cycling

Cycling in Bristol

Get out and about on your bike and enjoy the landscape. Whether it's town or countryside you want to explore, you can ride as far as your legs will allow you.