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Trinity Hill Local Nature Reserve

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Axminster, England
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Free space but so many dogs......

This local open nature reserve has become progressively busier over the last 20 years, due in part... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
RestaurantProfessor
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Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
A bit of a hike on level ground

Walk-wise, if you follow the whole route, Trinity Hill is a 2 to 2.5 kilometer ramble that actually... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
John Michael J
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Axminster, United Kingdom
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Trinity Hill Local Nature Reserve is a natural oasis in the midst of conifer plantations. Trinity Hill is a substantial area of lowland heath in the east of the district. From the car park a network of footpaths allow easy exploration of this beautiful nature reserve which extends either side of Trinity Hill Rd. To the west, Trinity Hill has breathtaking views across the Axe Valley.
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“dog poo” (2 reviews)
“dog walking” (2 reviews)
“woodland” (2 reviews)
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Axminster, England
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

This local open nature reserve has become progressively busier over the last 20 years, due in part to the changes affecting dog ownership impacting on those living in urban areas. Too many people fail to control their 'faithful friends' when they get scent of Roe...More

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EDDC-Countryside, Public Relations Manager at Trinity Hill Local Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Thank you for your feedback! Elle

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Walk-wise, if you follow the whole route, Trinity Hill is a 2 to 2.5 kilometer ramble that actually constitutes an elongated, bent oval circuit that points more or less southeast. It's on the top of a hill, so you are hardly climbing up and down...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

There is only one downside to the area and that is caused by the numerous dog walkers who have left excrement on footpaths and car parking areas - if you have children with you they need to be extremely careful! The walks through the woods...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

brilliant walk for dog lovers ,we walk there every day lots of birds ,the track is good enough for my husband to use his disabled buggy and to walk with his crutches . how ever it dose get wet and muddy in the winter months,...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2016

On top of the world along Trinity Hill walking along the trails amongst the gorse is just a gret way to chill out for a half hour or so.

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

We found these woods by mistake but as they are run and managed by the forestry commission decided to stop and have a walk. The paths are wide and could be used for walking and cycling as well as dog walking. Little signage but we...More

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EDDC-Countryside, Public Relations Manager at Trinity Hill Local Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2016

Thanks for letting us know your feedback, I'm glad you enjoyed your visit which you stumbled upon! The woodland is managed by the Forestry Commission and the heathland by East Devon District Council Countryside service. Elle Information and Events Officer

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Popular with dog walkers, that sadly do not clean up after their dog which is a real shame as this a peaceful and beautiful place to visit and a lovely walk.

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EDDC-Countryside, Public Relations Manager at Trinity Hill Local Nature Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2016

Thanks for letting us know your feedback, I'm glad you enjoyed your visit. We are working with local dog owners to encourage the clearing up of dog mess! Elle Information and Events Officer

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Gill-ferndown
11 August 2017|
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Response from EDDC-Countryside | Property representative |
Hi Gill - so sorry for the delay. It is recommended that dogs are kept on leads, especially at the moment as we have ponies grazing on site. Thank you Elle (Information and Events Officer)
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Penny G
30 March 2017|
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Response from EDDC-Countryside | Property representative |
Hi Penny - yes there is a free car park at Trinity Hill.
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