2022 Festival: Accessible

27/08/2022 | Planes, Trains & Moor! An accessible walk Easy walk

Walk overview

This route goes across Harrowbeer Airfield and onto the Drakes Trail with some great views over parts of the western moor. We then walk down to Clearbrook taking in Devonport & Drake’s Leat and the tramway. This Category 1 walk for people using mobility scooters is also open to all walkers. Support dogs welcome

Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 27/08/2022 – 3:00 PM, 27/08/2022
Guide: Andy Dunstan
Start Location: Leg O’ Mutton car park, Yelverton (SX518679)
Distance (Approx): 6.5 miles
Cost: Adults – Suggested donations of £5 to Devon Air Ambulance. 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: Dawn Williamson 07557 330577
Email: accessiblewalks@outlook.com

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29/08/2022 | Haytor – A changing landscape, industry to leisure: an accessible walk Strenuous walk

Walk overview

We will start at the Haytor Middle car park at this iconic Dartmoor location and during the walk visit the tor as well as the industrial landscape of tin miners and granite quarrying. This is a Category 3 route for people using mobility scooters with grass and gravel tracks which can be rough and there are some hills. Able bodied walkers also welcome. Support dogs on leads welcome

Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 29/08/2022 – 2:30 PM, 29/08/2022
Guide: Dawn Williamson
Start Location: Haytor Middle Car park (SX785772)
Distance (Approx): 4 miles
Cost: Adults – £5 donation to Devon Air Ambulance suggested. Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Strenuous
Dogs permitted: No

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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30/08/2022 | Exploring the high moor: an accessible walk Strenuous walk

Walk overview

A circular ramble following the ‘Okehampton Military Ring Road’ into the heart of Dartmoor. It is a category 3 walk for people using mobility scooters but other walkers also welcome. There is one ford to cross so scooters need to be capable of driving through water. The road is part tarmac, part gravel some of it rocky and bumpy. This is an area used extensively by the military for training and there are several visual examples of this to be discovered. Some superb views across Dartmoor, from the highest part of the Moor. Support dogs welcome

Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 30/08/2022 – 3:30 PM, 30/08/2022
Guide: Amanda Head
Start Location: Row Tor Car Parking (SX596922)
Distance (Approx): 7 miles
Cost: Adults – £5 donation to Devon Air Ambulance suggested Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Strenuous
Dogs permitted: No

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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01/09/2022 | The Avon valley from Shipley Bridge to the dam: an accessible walk Easy walk

Walk overview

This guided walk will follow the River Avon upstream to the dam with beautiful views of the river and surrounding landscape and plenty of history to explore en route. With a good quality tarmac surface all the way this is a Category 1 route for people using mobility scooters but able bodied walkers also welcome. Bring a picnic to enjoy at the end! Support dogs welcome

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 01/09/2022 – 12:30 PM, 01/09/2022
Guide: Amanda Head
Start Location: Shipley Bridge (SX681629)
Distance (Approx): 3 miles
Cost: Adults – Suggested donation of £5 to Devon Air Ambulance 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: Dawn Williamson 07557 330577
Email: accessiblewalks@outlook.com

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02/09/2022 | Merrivale through 5000 years: an accessible walk Moderate walk

Walk overview

Explore Bronze Age stone rows and hut circles, medieval tin mining, nineteenth century routeways and modern conservation in the heart of Dartmoor. This walk is a category 3 event on grass tracks and rough ground for people using mobility scooters but able bodied walkers also welcome.
This walk can be undertaken with the Two tors walk which starts in the same car park with time for a lunch break. Support dogs welcome

Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 02/09/2022 – 12:30 PM, 02/09/2022
Guide: Andy Dunstan
Start Location: Four Winds (SX748562)
Distance (Approx): 2.5 miles
Cost: Adults – Suggested donation of £5 to Devon Air Ambulance 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: Dawn Williamson 07557 330577
Email: accessiblewalks@outlook.com

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02/09/2022 | Two tors and great views: an accessible walk Strenuous walk

Walk overview

This is your opportunity to tackle Little Mis tor and Great Mis tor on your mobility scooter. There is a long hill up on a gravel track which can be rough in places with a return down the same route. There are great views to Plymouth Sound when the weather is fine.
This walk can be done with the Merrivale walk which starts in the same car park in the morning.

Details

Duration: 1:00 PM, 02/09/2022 – 3:30 PM, 02/09/2022
Guide: Andy Dunstan
Start Location: Four Winds (SX748562)
Distance (Approx): 3 miles
Cost: Adults – Suggested donation of £5 to Devon Air Ambulance Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Strenuous
Dogs permitted: No

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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03/09/2022 | The railway and the quarry: an accessible walk Strenuous walk

Walk overview

This guided walk will follow the old railway line from Princetown to Foggintor Quarry. Enjoy the views over the moor and history dating back to the Bronze Age. This is a Category 3 walk for people using mobility scooters as the railway track is rough in places and access to the quarry is on rough grass and steep in places. Able bodied walkers also welcome
This walk can be undertaken with the Walk with Views which starts in the same car park with time for a lunch break.

Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 03/09/2022 – 1:00 PM, 03/09/2022
Guide: Dawn Williamson
Start Location: Princetown (Outside Visitor Centre) (SX589734)
Distance (Approx): 4 miles
Cost: Adults – Suggested donation of £5 to Devon Air Anbulance Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Strenuous
Dogs permitted: No

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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03/09/2022 | Princetown – a walk with views: an accessible walk Moderate walk

Walk overview

This Category 2 walk for people using mobility scooters uses the refurbished track to South Hessary tor with an extension to Nuns Cross depending on the group. Able bodied walkers also welcome. It has tremendous views across the moor. Support dogs welcome.
This walk can be done with the Princetown tramway walk which starts in the same car park in the morning.

Details

Duration: 1:30 PM, 03/09/2022 – 4:00 PM, 03/09/2022
Guide: Dawn Williamson
Start Location: Princetown (Outside Visitor Centre) (SX589734)
Distance (Approx): 3.5 miles
Cost: Adults – Suggested donation of £5 to Devon Air Ambulance 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: Dawn Williamson 07557 330577
Email: accessiblewalks@outlook.com

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