2018 Walk list (4-6 hours)

27/09/2020 | A Walk through Time from Bennett’s Cross Moderate walk

Walk overview

A gentle circular walk full of historic interest; from abandoned mines, though a medieval village to the Bronze Age settlement of Grimspound. Our pace will allow time to explore these historic sites and enjoy the scenery, with some fine views. Along paths and tracks that can be uneven and steep in places.

Covid-19: group size will be limited to ensure we can safely keep 2 metres apart. Please bring a face mask, gloves and hand sanitiser in case of any accident or illness while on the walk. Do not come if you have any Covid symptoms or have been in contact with anyone suspected of having Covid. The guide reserves the right to make changes to the walk or decline to take anyone in the interests of the health and welfare of the group. All Moorland Guides walks are subject to change or even cancellation due to the pandemic; the guide will update you if this is the case.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 27/09/2020 – 2:30 PM, 27/09/2020
Guide: Geri Skeens
Start Location: Bennets Cross (SX681817)
Cost: Adults – £8.00 Children (U16) – Free for Under 16s accompanied by an adult
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: No

Booking
Booking and payment is required in advance for this walk. To do this, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 07765482333
Email: geri.dartmoor@gmail.com

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04/10/2020 | Fur Tor via Tavy Cleave Strenuous walk

Walk overview

Exploring the middle of the north moor and visting Fur Tor. Route will be via the wonderful and tricky Tavy Cleave – a place unlikely anywhere on Dartmoor. Crossing a number of rivers including Rattlebrook and Amicombe Brook. After visting the Queen of the Moor, we shall come back via Watern Oak and Ger Tor.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 04/10/2020 – 4:00 PM, 04/10/2020
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Lane End (Wilsworthy) (SX538824)
Cost: Adults – £10.00 Children (U16) – no
Skill Level: Strenuous
Dogs permitted: No

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 0183754727
Email: paul.dartmoor@gmail.com

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11/10/2020 | Navigation for Beginners Easy walk

Walk overview

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 consolidate their skills. The walk will be entirely outdoors, covering a circular route of up to 5 miles, learning and practising as we go.

We will be keeping our distance from each other in accordance with government guidelines. Do not attend if you or your household are showing any symptoms of Covid-19. Please bring a face mask, gloves and hand sanitiser in case of any accident or illness. The trainer reserves the right to make changes to the day or decline to take anyone in the interests of the health and welfare of the group.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 11/10/2020 – 4:00 PM, 11/10/2020
Guide: Geri Skeens
Start Location: Princetown (Outside Visitor Centre) (SX590735)
Cost: Adults – £30 Children (U16) – N/A
Skill Level: Easy
Dogs permitted: No

Booking
Booking and payment is required in advance for this walk. To do this, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 07765 482333
Email: geri.dartmoor@gmail.com

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