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Walking on Dartmoor

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  1. My OS Map showed a car park at Two Bridges, located at the edge of a small disused quarry. The weather was typical Dartmoor, cloud and the 50/50 chance of rain, sunshine, drizzle, blue sky, cloud. You’ll get used to it. Bring your coat.

  2. Ashburton

    From family camping to extreme sports incl canoeing, climbing & whitewater rafting. Groups welcome.

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  3. Large red words on the OS Map spell out a warning to hikers and tourists alike: Danger Area restricted access. I had this notion that the northern landscape of Dartmoor was a fenced off landscape, uninviting to hikers. Littered with UXBs and danger!

  4. Fieldwalking weekend

    Location: Cotehele estate

    Fieldwalking is a simple archaeological technique. The ground is set out in plots. Each plot is then walked. Finds – pottery, glass, flints, etc. – are marked and recovered from each plot, to be pr

  5. Plymouth

    One of Devon's long-distance walking routes, the Tamar Valley Discovery Trail, follows the valley between Plymouth and Launceston. This walk follows a length of that Trail and then doubles back to form a circuit.

  6. Newton Abbot

    Unique Devon Tours is an award winning company offering exclusive driver guided tours of Dartmoor and the rest of Devon (and beyond!) for small groups of up to six people.

  7. Totnes

    For enthusiastic long-distance walkers, the Dart Valley Trail is a waymarked route linking Totnes and Dartmouth. The walk described here gives the possibility of adding this middle part of the Dart Valley to the Dart Valley Trail.

  8. Woodland Trust 2013 - Ancient Woodland Restoration'

    Add Woodland Trust 2013 - Ancient Woodland Restoration' to your Itinerary

    Ancient Woodland Restoration – David Rickwood of Woodland Trust
    May 2, 2013

    The Woodland Trust have organised a series of spring walks for visitors to discover the history and wildlife of the Bovey. The walks will provide an opportunity to find...

  9. Okehampton

    This West Devon Way is a recreational route for walkers of 37 miles, running from Okehampton in the north to Plymouth in the south, and following the western edge of Dartmoor. The route can be split into 8 stages, all accessible at each end by buses.

  10. Woodland Trust 2013 - ' Rare Lichens'

    Add Woodland Trust 2013 - ' Rare Lichens' to your Itinerary

    Rare Lichens with Dr Brian and Sandy Coppins
    16 May 2013

    East Dartmoor NNR
    A recent survey of Hisely Wood identified 155 species of lichen, regrettably the same survey indicated a slow migration of species to the outer edges of the wood and a...

  11. Fernworthy Reservoir, Fernworthy

    Gazing across at Fernworthy Reservoir with the sun low in the sky and the gaggle of Canada Geese coasting nearby, there is no better place on Dartmoor than Potter's walk for a gentle stroll of almost a mile, or for exploring with young children.

  12. Haytor

    The Haytor Audio Walk is a 6.3 mile (10 km) walk starting from the newly built Haytor Information Centre and offers stunning views over a changing landscape, as well as a flavour of Dartmoor’s cultural heritage.

  13. Okehampton

    Distance: 5 miles
    Difficulty: Moderate
    Start/End point: Meldon Viaduct

    Meldon Viaduct, to the west of Okehampton, is a superb example of Victorian engineering. This walk starts at the Viaduct and includes several elements of Victorian interest

  14. The recent and overdue induction of former poet laureate, Ted Hughes’, into Westminster Abbey’s Poet’s Corner, was my inspiration for a classic walk into northern Dartmoor’s brooding centre.

  15. Yelverton / Tavistock

    Distance: 7 miles
    Difficulty: Moderate
    Start/End point: Yelverton/Tavistock

    The West Devon Way walking route links Plymouth and Okehampton, much of the route following the western edge of Dartmoor. This walk follows a length of the West Devon W

  16. Okehampton

    The beautiful countryside around Okehampton is rich with wildlife, steeped in history and waiting to be explored.....just take a walk.

  17. Active Dartmoor – Active Summer

    Explore Dartmoor’s exciting recreational opportunities! Enjoy a summer of outdoor activities on Dartmoor, from picnicking to off road cycling.

  18. Buckfast, Buckfastleigh

    An annual 24 miles long distance historical walk from Buckfast to Tavistock (Community College)

  19. Ivybridge

    Walking holidays. We specialise in group walks of up to 16 people. Weekends From £189 per person & 6 days from £355.

  20. Princetown

    The Princetown audio walk is a 6 mile (10km) circular walk starting from the High Moorland Visitor Centre, taking you across moorland to a waterfall, aqueduct, Bronze Age settlements and stone rows.

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