2017 Walk listings

Click here to view activity details 07/05/2021: [646]
Did you know that the Earth’s bogs store more carbon than its rainforests? Bog mosses are hero plants, building peat bogs at the rate of a metre per millennium. The bogs that blanket the upland . . .
Time: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Start location: Postbridge (Outside visitor Centre) (SX646788)
Duration: Up to 24 hours
Price: £20 / n/a
Guide: Geri Skeens
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Click here to view activity details 08/05/2021: [646]
This course is for anyone who has previously attended an introductory navigation course or knows the basics of map reading and can at least half-remember how to take a compass bearing. It will equip . . .
Time: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Start location: Postbridge (Outside visitor Centre) (SX646788)
Duration: Up to 24 hours
Price: £40 / n/a
Guide: Geri Skeens
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Click here to view activity details 30/05/2021: [646]
Yes, we have rainforests on Dartmoor! Temperate rainforest is a rare habitat, rich in biodiversity. We visit one of Dartmoor’s upland oakwoods, Black-a-Tor Copse, lesser known than Wistman’s Wood, . . .
Time: 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Start location: Meldon Reservoir (SX562917)
Duration: Up to 24 hours
Price: £25 including hand lens / n/a
Guide: Geri Skeens
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Click here to view activity details 02/06/2021: [646]
This course covers the basics of map and compass use, enabling you to begin to navigate safely and plan a route. Complete beginners are welcome, as is anyone with some experience who wishes to . . .
Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Start location: Postbridge (Outside visitor Centre) (SX646788)
Duration: 4-6 hours
Price: £40 / n/a
Guide: Geri Skeens
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Click here to view activity details 06/06/2021: [646]
Starting at Land end. Route via Tavy Cleave, River Tavy, Amicombe Brook, Fur Tor, Watern Oak and Ger Tor. 6-7 hours
Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Start location: Lane End (Wilsworthy) (SX538 824)
Duration: 4-6 hours
Price: £10.00 / no
Guide: Paul Rendell
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Click here to view activity details 11/06/2021: [646]
This course is for anyone who has previously attended an introductory navigation course or knows the basics of map reading and can at least half-remember how to take a compass bearing. It will equip . . .
Time: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Start location: Postbridge (Outside visitor Centre) (SX646788)
Duration: Up to 24 hours
Price: £40 / n/a
Guide: Geri Skeens
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Click here to view activity details 27/06/2021: [646]
A chance to visit Whitehorse Hill and Teignhead Farm on this 5 hour walk. Very wet under and hard going. Route via Grey Wethers, Teign head and Sittaford Tor. Starting for the car park at the far of . . .
Time: 10:00 AM – 3:00 AM
Start location: Fernworthy Reservoir (Sx659 839)
Duration: 4-6 hours
Price: £10.00 / no
Guide: Paul Rendell
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Click here to view activity details 27/06/2021: [646]
Meeting far end of Fernworthy Reservoir for a walk to Whitehorse Hill via Grey Wethers, Teigh Head and Sittaford Tor. Please by 6pm the day before.
Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Start location: Fernworthy Reservoir (SX 659 839)
Duration: 4-6 hours
Price: £10.00 / no
Guide: Paul Rendell
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Click here to view activity details 27/06/2021: [646]
This course covers the basics of map and compass use, enabling you to begin to navigate safely and plan a route. Complete beginners are welcome, as is anyone with some experience who wishes to . . .
Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Start location: Postbridge (Outside visitor Centre) (SX646788)
Duration: 4-6 hours
Price: £40 / n/a
Guide: Geri Skeens
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Click here to view activity details 28/08/2021: [646]
A circular walk to the remote Bronze Age cist – a stone grave – recently excavated to reveal contents preserved in peat for millennia. The ground is uneven and boggy in places, with tussocky grass in . . .
Time: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Start location: Batworthy (Nr Gidleigh/Chagford) (SX 662866)
Duration: Up to 24 hours
Price: 5 / Under 16s free
Guide: Geri Skeens
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