Did you know Somerset has one of the longest public rights of way networks in the country and it is similar to the length of the road network in Somerset. Maintaining such a lengthy network with limited resources is challenging, but with the help of several hundred volunteers across the County we continue to ensure that over 80% of the path network is open and easy to use.

In 2006/7 we undertook a similar consultation . 12 years on, many communities will have grown and the nature and use of certain paths will have changed, hence it is timely that we undertake a review of this information. read more