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Glen Lyn Gorge

Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park, England
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Beautiful and Peaceful

Great spot in Lynmouth for a little walk and stunning views. The gorge is magnificent and has a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Not a lot to see. Quite interesting little museum. Trail badly signposted and partly shut. OK if... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jacqui O
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great spot in Lynmouth for a little walk and stunning views. The gorge is magnificent and has a beautiful peaceful pool near the top to relax and watch the water flow by. Worth taking some snacks and hot drinks to enjoy on the benches on...More

Thank natashad249
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not a lot to see. Quite interesting little museum. Trail badly signposted and partly shut. OK if you like water jets. Scenery very nice. You can't see the main waterfall because of the trees.

Thank Jacqui O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is well worth visiting whilst you are in Lynmouth. There is an interesting exhibition about the flood, and also a lot about the hydro project. The walk up the gorge is stunning, with well prepared trails and fabulous flora and fauna

Thank Horse850
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

A very pretty place to go and see. Some of the exhibits feel a little tired but there's enough to interest... A shame that the full gorge wasn't keen, although we thought we could have got slightly further than we did. I definitely think a...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Wasn't a lot to see at the Gorge, the only downfall about the place was the admission fee which wasn't really needed. We didn't really spend too much time there as it was just merely a walk by the river which you do for free...More

Thank MartinO7112
Reviewed 3 June 2017

A nice climb to the ravine/gorge but displays and activities are a little dated i feel. It doesn't really get kids involved and is in definite need of refreshing and modernising. Not really worth the entrance fee.

Thank bazferrari
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Do not waste your time going here. We explained to the lady in the kiosk that my mum was 95 and could she do the walk. She advised it it was mainly flat with few steps. Within a 100 yards and lots of steps it...More

1  Thank Keith S
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Wouldn't bother for £6 per adult! Feel cheated...we've climbed to the top of the gorge many times when our kids were small and stood right at the top looking down onto the waterfall which was great. After many years not doing one of our favourites...More

Thank watware1
Reviewed 22 May 2017

There is no doubt that Glen Lyn Gorge is a pleasant place, with some fascinating sights, however on the day we arrived we were told that part of the park was closed as a new tunnel was being created and some of the path's were...More

Thank ColinFinch
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Fist visit to the Glen Lyn Gorge having been to the town many times. Totally enjoyed the beauty and tranquility of the surroundings, our visit was quite late in the afternoon and we are the only people there but we still had time have a...More

Thank silvercustard
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Kylie Jennifer C
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Response from paulweller84 | Reviewed this property |
They have very small TVs, no DVD as far as I can remember.
Linda L
21 September 2016|
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Yes on a lead