To provide you with the best experience on this website, cookies are used. By using the site it's assumed that you're happy with our use of cookies. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. More info on cookies.
Allow cookies

Walking on Dartmoor

Number of results:

Number of results: 55

, currently showing 1 to 20.

  1. 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!

  2. Add Dartmoor Walks & Rides This Way to your Itinerary

    Ashburton

    CAReFREE DARTMOOR: Explore the lovely Dartmoor National Park on foot or on a top-quality electric bike -- or both. We offer guided tours, designed to suit you, that start from a variety of locations on Dartmoor and last a full or half day.

  3. Add River Dart Country Park to your Itinerary

    Ashburton

    The River Dart Country Park is packed with adventures and fun for all the family. With over 25 activities included in the price, let your children's imagination run wild - there's excitement for the whole family around every corner!

    Indicative Availability

    Book River Dart Country Park Online (opens in a new window)

  4. 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.

  5. Lucy Atkins (Blonde One) and Fi Darby (Blonde Two) would describe themselves as ‘very ordinary women’ but in reality, as well as holding down day jobs, Lucy is a teacher at Trinity School in Teignmouth and Fi is a Freelance Copywriter, their passion...

  6. Add Devon's Western Frontier - Walk to your Itinerary

    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.

  7. Add A Two Blondes Bimble to your Itinerary

    YELVERTON

    This walk has to be top of the list of Two Blondes’ favourites. It takes in our favourite cafe, our favourite cross, our favourite valley and even our favourite kink in our favourite leat. If you have already done it and have the necessary...

  8. Add Okehampton Countryside Walks - East to your Itinerary

    Okehampton

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

  9. Add An Autumn Stomp to your Itinerary

    YELVERTON

    A varied, non-taxing walk that visits a 16th-century leat, a Victorian reservoir and the burial place of the three Great White Rajahs of Sarawak!

  10. It’s an early autumn evening on the edge of the moor. A rough track stretches downhill ahead of us in the fading light and all the familiar landmarks are sinking back into the dusk. We can no longer see the tor behind us and individual trees are...

  11. Add South West Lakes Trust to your Itinerary

    Okehampton

    South West Lakes Trust offers spectacular lakes around the county for a wide variety of activities including watersports, fishing and walking.

  12. Add An Autumn Stomp to your Itinerary

    Yelverton

    A varied, non-taxing walk that visits a 16th-century leat, a Victorian reservoir and the burial place of the three Great White Rajahs of Sarawak! Coupled with that are constantly changing views, from lofty tors around Burrator.

  13. Do you have a favourite wild place? Where the view stirs the imagination or where the squeaks, rustles and smells give you hints about what’s going on around you? Maybe the atmosphere relaxes your mind. These places might draw you back again and...

  14. Add Dartmoor's Daughter to your Itinerary

    Chagford, Newton Abbot

    Dartmoor’s Daughter focuses on nature connection to improve physical health and emotional wellbeing.

    Indicative Availability

    Book Dartmoor's Daughter Online (opens in a new window)

  15. Add Two Blondes Whooping Rock to your Itinerary

    NEWTON ABBOT

    A nice easy one to start your walking year off; some lanes, some stiles and a bit of open moorland. A perfect selection of what Dartmoor has to offer without leaving you too exposed to the elements. Oh, and yes, of course there are pubs!

  16. Of the many options for short circular walks from Belstone on the northern edge of the moor this has to be the loveliest in spring:
    a run across the lower moorland slopes of Cosdon Hill is followed by a steep descent through Skaigh Wood.

  17. Add Chagford Challenge to your Itinerary

    Chagford

    The well-established and popular Chagford Challenge, organized by the Cornwall & Devon Long Distance Walking Association (LDWA), is primarily a walking event although entries are accepted from runners. There are thirty, twenty-one and seventeen...

  18. Add Bellever Audio Walk to your Itinerary

    Bellever

    The Bellever audio walk is a 6 mile (10km) circular walk starting from Postbridge Information Centre and gives a mixture of woodland, moorland and riverside walking, intersperced with several archaeological sites.

  19. Add Avon Dam and Zeal Tor Tramway  to your Itinerary

    South Brent

    This is a moderate walk of 5.5 miles takes in an ancient trackway and two crosses, or is a 3-mile easy stroll up and back to Avon Dam near South Brent.

  20. Add Princetown Audio Walk to your Itinerary

    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.

Search Accommodation

Type:
Location:
Name:

Search Things to Do

Type:
Location:
Name:

Search What's On

Type:
Location:
Name:
Dates

Search Eating & Drinking

Type:
Location:
Name:

Search Shopping

Type:
Location:
Name:

Search Things to Do

Type:
Location:
Name:

Featured Accommodation

Harrabeer Country House

Harrabeer Country House

HARRABEER COUNTRY HOUSE is a small, quiet, family owned house which offers many of...

The Old School Guest House

The Old School Guest House

Visit Dartmoor and stay with us in our beautifully situated Old School on the edge...

bedroom at Gages Mill

Gages Mill Country Guest House

A lovely 14thC former wool mill with comfortable accommodation and large, well-kept...