West-East: Stage 4: Sidbury to Church Green, Farway (6.5miles)
Traverse the Roncombe Valley, passing through Knapp Copse Local Nature Reserve and cross the Bronze Age ritual landscape of Farway Common. Soak up the tranquillity of one of the most remote parts of the AONB, Farway Valley.
East-West: Stage 4: Sidbury to Aylesbeare Common (7.5miles)
Climb to East Hill and Fire Beacon LNR and enjoy the views before dropping down to the river Otter and on to the heathland expanses of Aylesbeare. Maybe a short detour to Newton Poppleford for refreshments?
Public transport: 52B connects Sidbury to Putts Corner/Hare and Hounds, the nearest connection to Farway. Start/end Joney’s Cross bus services include 52A/B and x53
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By car: Start/End: Free car park behind Sidbury Parish rooms(EX10 0SN), signed from village centre. End/Start: Parking possible but not recommended for large groups in Church Green/Farway. There is car parking nearby at either the Knapp Copse Local Nature Reserve (EX10 0QG) or limited parking at Forestry Commission site at Money Acre Cross. End/Start: Parking free at Joneys Cross car park (EX10 0BL). RSPB Aylesbeare Reserve.