WILL BE NO PARKING AVAILABLE AT THE MARKET ON
WEDNESDAY 15th AND THURSDAY 16th FEBRUARY
- a gold door key with a tag but no further information on
it. Please either go to the kiosk in the carpark or ring the
SV helpline if it is yours.
Valley Leaflet 2017 - front
Valley Leaflet 2017 - inside
Mobility Passes for Snowdrop Valley
these are available on the 28th and
29th January and 25th and 26th Feb - 11am 3pm Please collect
from the Rest and be Thankful Car Park.
There is a £10 refundable deposit and £5 administration
clothing and suitable sturdy walking footwear is essential.
The walking routes take in bridleways and footpaths, and can
be very muddy
Walks - Route
Medium Walk - Route
Long Walk - Route
single track lane into the valley is closed by a legal road
closure order throughout February. Any vehicle entering the
valley without an authorised Vehicle Pass will be reported to
AND STEAM, WEST SOMERSET RAILWAY
Due to major
engineering work in February and March 2017 West Somerset Railway
will not be running steam services until 11th March. The intention
is to run the diesel railcar between Bishops Lydeard and Watchet
during February half-term on the following dates;
14th, 15th, 16th, 18th and 19th February
will leave Bishops Lydeard and arrive at Williton at 11.00 and
will then be taken to Wheddon Cross. The return train will depart
from Williton at 15.30.
parish church of St John the Evangelist is amongst
the highest on Exmoor.
The church is ½ mile from the main road
Snowdrop Valley Cafe
the Moorland Hall, Wheddon Cross with refreshments
provided by various village organisations throughout
the Park and Ride Scheme.
and be Thankful Inn.....We
are available at the
Rest and be Thankful where a full lunch time
menu will be available as well
as morning coffee and afternoon teas.
to Stay page.
(Coaches please telephone
accommodation See Where
Special breaks available.
Our dining room is open daily during Snowdrop Valley
time for tea, coffee, cakes and scones, light lunches
new cafe facility situated in the new market where
many of you will have parked your cars
during February on Market Days
local convenience store and fuel station. With a full
range of groceries, fresh fruit and vegetables, newspapers,
bread, milk and snacks, as well as off-licence, Paypoint
and Post Office facilities
Tel 01643 841221
you are planning to visit Snowdrop Valley why not
return to the area and spend a few days walking
The Coleridge Way, 36 miles through
the stunning Somerset countryside of the Quantock
Hills, Brendon Hills and Exmoor. The route takes
you from Nether Stowey to Porlock and passes through
the villages of Holford, West Quantoxhead, Bicknoller,
Monksilver, Roadwater, Luxborough and Wheddon Cross,
close to Snowdrop Valley
more information visit the Coleridge
or ring Porlock Visitor Centre on 01643 863150