Walk - Paignton Town Geology Trail
2.0 miles (3.2 km)
Paignton Railway Station Paignton Railway Station
Easy - Apart from a short stretch on the beach it is entirely on level pavements and is suitable for pushchairs and wheelchairs.
A stroll through Old Paignton, looking at the rocks used in its buildings and then those on the seafront. Geological features include Permian sandstones and breccias, and Devonian limestone blocks containing fossils, as well as observing the two rocks in the walls of the ancient Bishop's Palace and the mediaeval link. Note: A magnifying glass is needed to make the most of this fascinating walk.