GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Portishead to Clevedon Walk

5 miles (8.5 km)

Follow the coastal path from Portishead to Clevedon on this point to point walk in Somerset. There's pretty bays, nice beaches, sandstone cliffs and great views across the Severn Estuaryinto Wales. The route runs along a fairly flat path for about 5 miles.
The walk starts from the Portishead Lake where there is a nice park, lakeside cafe and car parking. Just to the north is Portishead Point lighthouse at Battery Point which is another good start point for the walk.
From the park you head south along the Mariner's Path to Black Nore lighthouse. The Grade II listed building was built in 1894to guide shipping in theSevern Estuaryas it made its way in and out ofBristol Harbour.
You continue past Redcliff Bay, Charlcombe Bay and Walton Bay where you reach the coastal golf course. The route continues past the 17th Century,Grade II listedWalton Castle and Ladye Bay before passing along the sea front in Clevedon and finishing at the pier. You can either return the same way or catch the bus back.
The walk uses part of the long distance Gordano Round trail. The figure of eight walk takes you on a tour of the coast, countryside, woodland and villages around Portishead. It's a great way to extend your walking in the area.
You could also visit the lovely Portbury Wharf on our Portishead Nature Reserve Walk.The attractive 113 acre site providesa vital buffer of green land between Portishead and the Portbury Dock industrial complex.

Portishead to Clevedon OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Portishead to Clevedon Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking


The lake at Woodhill, Portishead - - 339459

Portishead Lakes

Battery Point, Portishead. - panoramio

Battery Point, Portishead

Mudflats at Kilkenny Bay - - 1361203

Mudflats at Kilkenny Bay

Blacknore Point Lighthouse - - 1757036

Blacknore Point Lighthouse

Charlcombe Bay - - 1757069

Charlcombe Bay

Walton Bay - - 1757454

Walton Bay

Ladye Bay and Point - - 1758724

Ladye Bay and Point

Clevedon Pier. - panoramio (3)

Clevedon Pier


GPS Files

GPX File

Portishead to Clevedon.gpx (On Desktop:Right Click>Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold>Download Linked File)

Memory Map Route

Portishead to Clevedon.mmo (On Desktop:Right Click>Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold >Download Linked File)