26/08/2018 | Gutter Tor and the Plym Moderate walk

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Starting below Gutter Tor we’ll make our way to Ditsworthy Warren house (Dartmoor 365 square S8) and across a shallow part of the river to reach the hidden waterfall. We will visit the remains of an old longhouse before returning through the medieval field system before braving the river again. Total distance is approximately 5 miles. Apart from the wet crossing of the river, the ground is firm underfoot. Free parking is available at the spot beneath Gutter Tor, although there are no facilities here. Friendly dogs are welcome, but please ensure they remain on a lead. Please contact the guides by text or email when booking or confirming a place.

Duration: 10:30 AM, 26/08/2018 – 3:00 PM, 26/08/2018
Guide: Colin & Heather Ridgers
Start Location: Gutter Tor (SX577673)
Cost: Adults – £5.00 Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Moderate

Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 07878198001
Email: heatherandcolin@yahoo.co.uk

Start Location: Gutter Tor (SX577673)

26/08/2018 | River Erme Valley and Open Moor Walk Moderate walk

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Join Bob and Margaret Phillimore from the Ivybridge Walking Club on a walk on a riverside and woodland walk leading onto Dartmoor with extensive views of South Dartmoor and surrounding area. The walk will take in Dartmoor 365 squares W10, W11, X10 & X11. This moderate walk is expected to cover a distance of about 6 and a half miles over uneven paths and tracks and open moorland which can be muddy in places. Parking is available free of charge at the Ivybridge / Watermark car park where the walk starts and there are pay and display car parks also nearby. This is a free walk, but donations to the Devon Air Ambulance will be gratefully received.

Duration: 10:00 AM, 26/08/2018 – 3:30 PM, 26/08/2018
Guide: Refer to walk description for details of guide
Start Location: Ivybridge (SX637561)
Cost: Adults – Free – donations to the Devon Air Ambulance are welcome. Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Moderate

Booking is not required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 01752691051
Email: bobphillimore@gmail.com

Start Location: Ivybridge (SX637561)

26/08/2018 | Wilderness Strenuous walk

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Join your guide Liz Miall for an all day walk taking in Bleak House (F6), Amicombe Hill (F7), Amicombe Brook (H7), Watern Oke (H6), Rattlebrook (G6) High Down Ford (F4) and Wilderness (G7). The walk is over a distance of 10 miles and covers some difficult terrain including tussocks, steep hills and some potentially very wet ground. Free parking is available at the start of the walk at Lydford High Down behind the Dartmoor Inn. There are no facilities available at this site.

Duration: 9:30 AM, 26/08/2018 – 4:30 PM, 26/08/2018
Guide: Refer to walk description for details of guide
Start Location: Lydford High Down (SX525853)
Cost: Adults – £10.00 Children (U16) – £10.00
Skill Level: Strenuous

Booking is not required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 07894058105
Email: lizmiall@hotmail.co.uk

Start Location: Lydford High Down (SX525853)

26/08/2018 | Princetown history walk Easy walk

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Join your guide Dawn Williamson On a walk of approximately 3 miles looking at some of the history of the Princetown area. Aspects will include life in the Bronze Age, working in a medieval tin mine, a 19th century shooting range plus stories of people from the past. The walk is over uneven grass and stone tracks and suitable for all ages although activities will be aimed at children 7-14 years. The Dartmoor
365 squares visited will be 7N, 8N, 7O, 8O. Parking is available at the visitor centre pay and display car park and there are facilities and shops nearby.

Duration: 1:30 PM, 26/08/2018 – 4:00 PM, 26/08/2018
Guide: Dawn Williams
Start Location: Princetown (Outside Visitor Centre) (SX588735)
Cost: Adults – £3.00 Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Easy

Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 07557330577
Email: Dwilliamson55@hotmail.com

Start Location: Princetown (Outside Visitor Centre) (SX588735)

26/08/2018 | Ramblers big day walk from Princetown Strenuous walk

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Join Deborah Martin of the Ramblers Moorland Group on a walk to Black Tor Falls, Crazywell Pool, Nun’s Cross, Ducks’ Pool and Childe’s Tomb, as well as parts of the Devonport Leat. This challenging walk will be over some 14 miles, covering open moorland, rough and boggy ground with some stream crossings. The Dartmoor 365 squares are all to the south of Princetown – O7, P7, P9, Q9, R10, Q10, P10 and O9. Parking is available at the visitor centre car park, with a fee of £2.00 for the day. There are facilities nearby. The walk is free but a donation to the Devon Air Ambulance is welcomed.

Duration: 10:00 AM, 26/08/2018 – 4:30 PM, 26/08/2018
Guide: Refer to walk description for details of guide
Start Location: Princetown (Outside Visitor Centre) (SX589735)
Cost: Adults – Free – donations to the Devon Air Ambulance are welcome. Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Strenuous

Booking is not required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 01364643180
Email: d.martin816@btinternet.com

Start Location: Princetown (Outside Visitor Centre) (SX589735)

26/08/2018 | Widecombes high points walk Easy walk

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This area of the southeast moor has views over some of Dartmoor’s most spectacular tors and at sunset they are at their most beautiful. Starting at Hemsworthy Gate (L17), we stroll out to Top Tor and Pil Tor with their dramatic granite formations and prehistoric remains. We then head over to the other side of the valley and ascend Rippon Tor (M18) to visit the burial cairns and recumbent cross and soak up the glorious panorama all around us. This 3 mile walk is over good tracks, with one steady climb up to Rippon Tor and one ford crossing. Road parking at Hemsworthy gate between Haytor and Widecombe is free. There are no facilities nearby.

Duration: 6:00 PM, 26/08/2018 – 8:30 PM, 26/08/2018
Guide: Inge Page
Start Location: Hemsworthy Gate (SX742761)
Cost: Adults – £5.00 Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Easy

Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 07914 184220
Email: Inga.page@dartmoorwalksthisway.co.uk

Start Location: Hemsworthy Gate (SX742761)

26/08/2018 | Woodland Trust morning at Fingle woods – Forest Bathing Easy walk

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Forest Bathing, or Shinrin-Yoku, is a practice that combines mindfulness with being in nature. (No water is involved; the bathing element is about immersion in the restorative qualities of nature.)
We will take you on a gentle walk of about 1.5 miles over tracks and some uneven ground in the beautiful Fingle Woods and through a series of invitations practice activities that tune up your senses – finishing with a tea ceremony with plants we have foraged.
Following this practice has been proven to create a range of health benefits for the body and the mind. For more information visit www.aquafolium.co.uk.
We will be visiting square D17. Free parking is available at Fingle Bridge. The costs of the walk are being met by the Woodland Trust.

Duration: 10:30 AM, 26/08/2018 – 12:00 PM, 26/08/2018
Guide: Woodland Trust
Start Location: Fingle Bridge (SX745896)
Cost: Adults – Free Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Easy

Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 07971528268
Email: cam@aquafolium.com

Start Location: Fingle Bridge (SX745896)

26/08/2018 | Woodland Trust afternoon at Fingle woods – Forest Bathing Easy walk

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Forest Bathing, or Shinrin-Yoku, is a practice that combines mindfulness with being in nature. (No water is involved; the bathing element is about immersion in the restorative qualities of nature).
We will take you on a gentle walk of about 1.5 miles along tracks and some uneven ground in the beautiful Fingle Woods and through a series of invitations practice activities that tune up your senses – finishing with a tea ceremony with plants we have foraged.
Following this practice has been proven to create a range of health benefits for the body and the mind. For more information: www.aquafolium.co.uk
We will be visiting square D17. Free parking is available at Fingle Bridge but there are no facilities nearby. The cost of the walk is being met by the Woodland Trust.

Duration: 1:00 PM, 26/08/2018 – 2:30 PM, 26/08/2018
Guide: Woodland Trust
Start Location: Fingle Bridge (SX745896)
Cost: Adults – Free Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Easy

Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 07971528268
Email: cam@aquafolium.com

Start Location: Fingle Bridge (SX745896)

26/08/2018 | Climbing taster day Strenuous walk

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Utilising one of Dartmoor’s most popular climbing venues come and enjoy a day trying out this exhilarating combination of physical and mental challenges. The day will include rock climbing and abseiling.
We will provide all the necessary specialist safety equipment. A personal kit list will be provided on booking.
The Day is led by Gavin Kelly; Experienced professional Mountaineering Instructor, Mountain Training Awards Trainer/ Assessor and coach.
We will be meeting at the Burrator Quarry Car Park and there will be a short drive to the venue from this location. We will be climbing in the area of Q6. Free parking is available at the site. Booking is essential as places are very strictly limited.

Duration: 10:00 AM, 26/08/2018 – 4:00 PM, 26/08/2018
Guide: Refer to walk description for details of guide
Start Location: Burrator Dam Quarry Car Park (SX549676)
Cost: Adults – £30.00 Children (U16) – N/A
Skill Level: Strenuous

Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 07971 497531
Email: info@ibexoutdoor.co.uk

Start Location: Burrator Dam Quarry Car Park (SX549676)

26/08/2018 | Mountain Biking from Princetown Strenuous walk

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Join Richard Gooding for a mountain bike experience over the moors with a moorland guide to give extra knowledge of
Dartmoor which will include geology/history/ and archaeology of the moor and the National Park. The trip will be over tracks, disused railway with short sections of road cycling, and will cover approximately 20 miles visiting squares N8, O8, P8, Q8, R8, R7, R6, Q6, P7, O7, N7. The full cost includes cycle hire from Fox Tor Cafe, although riders with their own bikes are welcome at a cost of £18.00 per head. A packed lunch can be purchased from the cafe at the time of booking. Parking is available at Fox Tor Cafe for those hiring a bike, otherwise pay and display parking is available at the visitor centre nearby.

Duration: 10:00 AM, 26/08/2018 – 3:00 PM, 26/08/2018
Guide: Refer to walk description for details of guide
Start Location: Fox Tor Cafe, Princetown (SX592574)
Cost: Adults – £30.00 Children (U16) – N/A
Skill Level: Strenuous

Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 01822 890238
Email: enquiries@foxtorcafe.com

Start Location: Fox Tor Cafe, Princetown (SX592574)