25/05/2024 | Lich Way Walk (linear walk) Strenuous walk

Walk overview

Meeting Point: Lydford car park. (fee payable) Take cars Postbridge.
Route: Following Lich Way – Power Mills, Longaford Tor, River Dart, River Walkham, Bag Tor, Coffin Wood, Willsworthy and Lydford.

Details

Duration: 9:30 AM, 25/05/2024 – 4:00 AM, 25/05/2024
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Lydford Village car park
Cost: Adults – £12.50 Children (U16) – no
Skill Level: Strenuous
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: 01837 54727
Email: paul.dartmoor@gmail.com

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01/06/2024 | Mustard Seed Walks – Bennet’s Cross to Natsworthy Gate Circular Walk – NOTE DATE CHANGE Moderate walk

Walk overview

START: Bennet’s Cross car park (GR SX681817)
PARKING: Free car park at Bennett’s Cross on B3212 just NE of the Warren House Inn. NB, there is another car park 250m NE if this car park is full.
OVERVIEW: From the car park we will walk along the Two Moors way over Birch Tor, then after crossing a road ascending to Hockney Tor. The route continues east to King Tor and beyond to a minor road which will take us down a hill into the hamlet of Heathercombe. We will pick up another branch of the Two Moors Way heading south until we arrive at Natsworthy Gate. We will then begin the return journey westward, walking up to a war memorial where an aircraft crashed during WW2, and then on to Hameldown Tor. We will descent to Grimspound Bronze Age settlement before continuing westward past Headland Warren Farm and into mining country with plenty to see. An ascent will take us back to the car park.
INFORMATION REMINDER:-
Gear to take – Waterproof jacket and trousers, spare warm top, hat and gloves, lunch and drink, sensible footwear – boots best, rucksack to carry it all in.
Dogs – Dogs are allowed, but on a short lead please.

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Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 01/06/2024 – 3:30 PM, 01/06/2024
Guide: Phil Watson
Start Location: Bennets Cross (SX681817)
Cost: Adults – No charge, but donations welcome to Devon Air Ambulance and Christians Against Poverty Children (U16) – No charge, but must be accompanied by an adult.
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: Yes

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 07766735275
Email: philynnwatson@gmail.com

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20/07/2024 | Across North Dartmoor via Fur Tor (Linear walk) Strenuous walk

Walk overview

Meeting Point: Fernworthy Reservoir, parking area at far end of reservoir. Taking some cars to Lydford High Down to start the walk.
Duration: 12 miles 6- 7 hours
Route: Lydford High Down, Hare Tor, Rattlebrook, Watern Oke, Fur Tor, Cut Hill, East Dart River, River Teign and Fernworthy. For Dartmoor 365 fans, we shall be visiting squares, G4, G5,

Details

Duration: 9:30 AM, 20/07/2024 – 4:00 PM, 20/07/2024
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Fernworthy Reservoir
Cost: Adults – £12.50 Children (U16) – no
Skill Level: Strenuous
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: 01837 54727
Email: paul.dartmoor@gmail.com

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09/09/2024 | Fingle Bridge and Whiddon Deer Park – an accessible walk Moderate walk

Walk overview

This accessible walk starts and finishes at Fingle Bridge Inn. It follows the River Teign upstream looking at industry as well as trees, lichens and mosses and the historical Deer Park. It is a Level 3 walk for those using mobility scooters, although it is mostly flat is has one hill and the gravel path is rough in places. Able bodied walkers also welcome.

Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 09/09/2024 – 3:30 PM, 09/09/2024
Guide: Amanda Head
Start Location: Fingle Bridge (SX743899)
Cost: Adults – Free but a donation to Devon Air Ambulance is welcome Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: No

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 07557 330577
Email: accessiblewalks@outlook.com

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09/09/2024 | 4000 years of human habitation Hound Tor and Hay Tor Moderate walk

Walk overview

Join Ian for a walk at Hound Tor car park looking at a wide landscape to Hay Tor Quarries and the human habitation and industries over thousands of years. Myths and Legends included!

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 09/09/2024 – 2:30 PM, 09/09/2024
Guide: Ian Johnstone
Start Location: Hound Tor (SX 739 792)
Cost: Adults – £5 donation for the Air Ambulance Children (U16) – Under 16th free
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: Yes

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 07803 600754
Email: ir.johnstone@hotmail.co.uk

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09/09/2024 | Belstone Bimble: a stone circle and wild swims Moderate walk

Walk overview

A varied walk up the military track from Belstone to the Taw Ford for a dip then up over Belstone Tor at the higher tor end and a dip at Cullever steps. Then along a grassy track to the Nine Maidens stone circle and on to Belstone where there is an opportunity for refreshment ! The River valleys can be damp and the paths can be uneven, the Moorland section is largely on tracks but ground is uneven and can be boggy. Outwards track from Belstone is paved with gravel and stones. A steepish ascent to the summit of Belstone tor, approximately 300m of height gained and lost en route.
Dogs on leads welcome. Toilets and other facilities available at service station just off A30 where you turn for Belstone.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 09/09/2024 – 3:00 PM, 09/09/2024
Guide: Sue Perry
Start Location: Belstone (SX 622937)
Cost: Adults – £5 donation to the Devon Air Ambulance Children (U16) – Under 16s free
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: Yes

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 07972048194
Email: suedianaperry@yahoo.co.uk

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10/09/2024 | Rowtor and Black Down – open moorland and the military. An accessible walk Strenuous walk

Walk overview

This walk explores part of the high moor with wonderful views north to Exmoor and the north coast. It is suitable for people using mobility scooters and is a Level 3 walk as has some grassy sections, hills and parts of the gravel track can be bumpy. Able bodied walkers are also welcome. It is exposed in places so participants are urged to bring clothing for all weathers.

Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 10/09/2024 – 4:00 AM, 10/09/2024
Guide: Phil Watson
Start Location: Row Tor Car Parking (SX597913)
Cost: Adults – Free but donation to Devon Air Ambulance welcome Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Strenuous
Dogs permitted: Yes

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 07557 330577
Email: accessiblewalks@outlook.com

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10/09/2024 | Bowerman’s Nose and Hound Tor medieval village Moderate walk

Walk overview

Join Debbie for a circular walk through fields, along quiet lanes and over open moorland.
Footpaths, rocky tors and lanes.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 10/09/2024 – 1:30 PM, 10/09/2024
Guide: Debbie Jenkin
Start Location: Manaton Church (SX 749 813)
Cost: Adults – £5 donation to the Devon Air Ambulance Children (U16) – Free for under 16s
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: Yes

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 01647 440053
Email: jenkin957@btinternet.com

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13/09/2024 | Walking the north ridge above Burrator Reservoir – an accessible walk Moderate walk

Walk overview

This route leads up from the Quarry car park to Yennadon Down with great views to the west before heading through woodland, leats and barns to Norsworthy Bridge. The route back to the car park will be along the road beside the reservoir via the arboretum. This is a Level 3 walk for people using mobility scooters as there are some steep hills and rough ground. Able bodied walkers are also welcome.

Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 13/09/2024 – 4:00 PM, 13/09/2024
Guide: Amanda Head
Start Location: Burrator Dam Quarry Car Park (SX549677)
Cost: Adults – Free but donations to Devon Air Ambulance welcome Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: No

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 07557 330577
Email: accessiblewalks@outlook.com

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14/09/2024 | Pew Tor and Cox Tor – an accessible walk Moderate walk

Walk overview

This walk heads south of the carpark to Pew Tor in the morning and north to Cox Tor in the afternoon providing tremendous views across the moor and to Plymouth Sound. It is suitable for people using mobility scooters and is catagorised as a Level 3 walk with grassy paths which can be rough and muddy in places and some hills. Able bodied walkers are also welcome.

Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 14/09/2024 – 4:00 PM, 14/09/2024
Guide: Andy Dunstan
Start Location: Pork Hill (SX532751)
Cost: Adults – Free, but a donation to Devon Air Ambulance welcome Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: No

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 97557 330577
Email: accessiblewalks@outlook.com

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