27/08/2023 | Challacombe Farm to Golden Dagger Mine and Soussons Wood Moderate walk

Walk overview

This is an accessible walk aimed at people using powered wheelchairs and mobility scooters, but able-bodied walkers welcome. It is a category 3 route for scooter users, with some rough tracks.
See how the Dartmoor landscape was used in Medieval times and explore a global farming first.
ALL DOGS MUST BE ON A SHORT LEAD TO COMPLY WITH NATIONAL PARK BYE-LAWS.

Details

Duration: 11:00 AM, 27/08/2023 – 3:30 PM, 27/08/2023
Guide: Dawn Williamson
Start Location: Challacombe Farm (SX695796)
Distance (Approx): 6 miles
Cost: Adults – donation to Devon Air Ambulance………….. Children (U16) – 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: Dawn Williamson 07557 330577
Email: accessiblewalks@outlook.com

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28/08/2023 | Sourton, Meldon Dam, Black Tor and the ice works Strenuous walk

Walk overview

This is an accessible walk aimed at people using powered wheelchairs and mobility scooters, but able-bodied walkers are welcome. It is a category 3 walk for scooter users, as much of the route is on grassy tracks which can be rough and steep in places.
Explore the beautiful West Okemont valley and learn how Dartmoor supported Devon’s fishing industry 150 years ago. This guided walk will take you from Sourton along the Granite way to Meldon Down then over the moor to Black Tor, the Ice Works before returning to Sourton. It offers tremendous views and a special history.

ALL DOGS MUST BE ON A SHORT LEAD TO COMPLY WITH NATIONAL PARK BYE-LAWS.

Details

Duration: 11:00 AM, 28/08/2023 – 3:30 PM, 28/08/2023
Guide: Andy Dunstan
Start Location: Sourton Camp Site (SX547916)
Distance (Approx):
Cost: Adults – 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: Dawn Williamson 07557 330577
Email: accessiblewalks@outlook.com

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29/08/2023 | Row tor and the military ring road Moderate walk

Walk overview

This is an accessible walk aimed at people using powered wheelchairs and mobility scooters, but able-bodied walkers welcome. It is a category 3 route for scooter users, due to its length and stretches of uphill.
The walk offers expansive views of the moor and beyond from all sides.

ALL DOGS MUST BE ON A SHORT LEAD TO COMPLY WITH NATIONAL PARK BYE-LAWS.

Details

Duration: 11:00 AM, 29/08/2023 – 3:30 PM, 29/08/2023
Guide: Amanda Head
Start Location: Row Tor Car Parking (SX596922)
Distance (Approx): 7 miles
Cost: Adults – Donation to Devon Air Ambulance welcome……………… Children (U16) – 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: Dawn Williamson 07557330577
Email: accessiblewalks@outlook.com

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31/08/2023 | Shipley bridge to the Avon Dam: history and moor Easy walk

Walk overview

This is an accessible walk aimed at people using powered wheelchairs or mobility scooters, but able-bodied walkers are welcome. It is a category 1 route on tarmac, with a gentle incline up to the Dam.
This stroll passes from the archaeology of Dartmoor’s industrial past in Victorian times to the twentieth century Avon Dam, via the ruins of a haunted mansion.

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Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 31/08/2023 – 12:30 PM, 31/08/2023
Guide: Amanda Head
Start Location: Shipley Bridge (SX681629)
Distance (Approx): 3 miles
Cost: Adults – Donation to Devon Air Ambulance welcome………………. Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Easy
Dogs permitted: Yes

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

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01/09/2023 | Four Winds car park to Great Mis Tor Strenuous walk

Walk overview

This is an accessible walk aimed at people using powered wheelchairs and mobility scooters, but able-bodied walkers are welcome. It is a category 3 route for scooter users, as there is a long hill up on a gravel track which can be rough in places with a return on the same route.
This is a walk up one of Dartmoors grandest tors. There are great views to Plymouth Sound when the weather is fine.

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Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 01/09/2023 – 12:30 PM, 01/09/2023
Guide: Andy Dunstan
Start Location: Four Winds (SX748562)
Distance (Approx):
Cost: Adults – 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: Dawn Williamson 07557 330577
Email: accessiblewalks@outlook.com

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01/09/2023 | Merrivale Bronze Age Antiquities Moderate walk

Walk overview

This is an accessible walk aimed at people using powered wheelchairs and mobility scooters, but able-bodied walkers are welcome. It is a category 3 route for scooter users, as although it is short and fairly flat the paths are rough grass which is bumpy in places.
Discover the lives of Bronze Age peoples, their houses and the monuments they built.

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Details

Duration: 1:00 PM, 01/09/2023 – 3:00 PM, 01/09/2023
Guide: Andy Dunstan
Start Location: Four Winds (SX748562)
Distance (Approx):
Cost: Adults – Donation to Devon Air Ambulance welcome…………….. Children (U16) – 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: Dawn Williamson 07557 330577
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02/09/2023 | Wray trail, Lustleigh towards Moretonhampstead Easy walk

Walk overview

This is an accessible walk aimed at people using powered wheelchairs and mobility scooters but able-bodied walkers are welcome. It is a category 1 route for scooter users, on a gravel path with a gentle incline.
Follow in the footsteps of the Victorians who built the Newton Abbot to Moretonhampstead railway.

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Details

Duration: 11:00 AM, 02/09/2023 – 2:30 PM, 02/09/2023
Guide: Dawn Williamson
Start Location: Lustleigh Church (SX787814)
Distance (Approx):
Cost: Adults – Donation to Devon Air Ambulance welcome…………… Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Easy
Dogs permitted: Yes

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: Dawn Williamson 07557330577
Email: accessiblewalks@outlook.com

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08/09/2024 | The Tavistock Canal – industrial history and a poetry trail. An accessible walk Easy walk

Walk overview

A walk along the tow path of the Tavistock Canal from Tavistock towards the tunnel. This walk is suitable for people using electric wheelchairs and mobility scooters and is a Level 1 walk, flat on a gravel track. After rain it can become muddy – Level 2. Able bodied walkers are also welcome.
We will look at the industrial history of the canal and also the recent poetry trail along the route. This is wooded route with woodland flowers and birds. It also has views across to Dartmoor through the trees.
Parking is at Bedford Road carpark which has accessible toilets.

Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 08/09/2024 – 1:30 PM, 08/09/2024
Guide: Andy Dunstan
Start Location: Tavistock (Outside Bedford Hotel)
Distance (Approx): 4 miles
Cost: Adults – Free but donation to Devon Air Ambulance welcome Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Easy
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 | 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)
Distance (Approx): 4.5 miles
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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12/09/2024 | The Wray Trail from Bovey Tracey – an accessible walk Easy walk

Walk overview

This walk follows the Wray Trail from Bovey Tracey through Parke. It is an out and back walk through a park and then along an old railway line. It is a Level 1 walk for those using electric wheelchairs or mobility scooters. We will cover about 4 miles but it can be extended into Parke for those with suitable scoters. We will discuss the history of the railway line, Parke National Trust land and the management of the area. Bring a drink and a snack as we will stop along the way.
There is an accessible toilet at the carpark.

Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 12/09/2024 – 1:00 PM, 12/09/2024
Guide: Phil Watson
Start Location: Bovey Tracey Station Road Car Park (SX815782)
Distance (Approx): 4 miles
Cost: Adults – Free but donation to Devon Air Ambulance welcome Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Easy
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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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)
Distance (Approx): 6 miles
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)
Distance (Approx):
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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