2018 Walk list (Moderate)

03/07/2022 | Down Tor Stone Row and the Monastic Way Moderate walk

Walk overview

Starting by Nun’s Cross, we visit the farmhouse and the cross, see where the leat goes underground, then walk southwest over open moorland and past tinworkings and prehistoric settlements to spectacular, lonely Down Tor stone row, one of the most impressive on the moor. We walk via Combeshead Tor and the Deancombe valley to Norsworthy Bridge and take the track to lovely Leather Tor bridge. Here we are walking on the old Monastic Way between Buckfast Abbey and Tavistock. We’ll visit Crazywell Pool (opportunity for a swim if the weather is favourable) and Crazywell Cross, and follow the Devonport Leat all the way back to our start point. Meet at Ashburton Peartree to car share or at start point near Nun’s Cross.

Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 03/07/2022 – 4:00 PM, 03/07/2022
Guide: Inge Page
Start Location: Pear Tree Cross, Ashburton
Cost: Adults – £10.00 Children (U16) – £5.00
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: Yes

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 07914 184220
Email: inga@dartmoorwalksthisway.co.uk

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13/07/2022 | Dartmoor Moon Walk – Four Winds Moderate walk

Walk overview

This walk will give you chance to walk in the dark on Dartmoor. We hopefully will be walking in the moonlight, so bring a torch. We will learn about some of the many legends and we should see the sun set and the moon rise if we get a clear evening. Bring a drink and a snack and where warm clothes. Dogs are not permitted on this walk. The walk will be cancelled if bad weather is forecasted. You must book and pay in advance, limited spaces. This walk will book up fast. You can pay by cheque, Paypal or Bacs.

Details

Duration: 8:30 PM, 13/07/2022 – 10:30 PM, 13/07/2022
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Four Winds (SX531 751)
Cost: Adults – £6.00 Children (U16) – £.600
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: 01837 54727
Email: paul.dartmoor@gmail.com

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23/07/2022 | Venford Reservoir Circular Walk Moderate walk

Walk overview

Mustard Seed Walks will enjoy an interesting walk starting from Combestone Tor Car Park (SX670718). Following the pipeline path (the pipeline feeds Venford Reservoir) we will walk through an ancient forest to the reservoir (toilets there). Walking along the reservoir we will pick up an ancient boundary wall which after passing a triple stone row daters 4000 – 4500 years old, we will walk up to Horn’s Cross, before descending back to the car park. Dogs welcome, but on a short lead please.

Details

Duration: 10:30 AM, 23/07/2022 – 2:00 PM, 23/07/2022
Guide: Phil Watson
Start Location: Combestone Tor (SX670718)
Cost: Adults – No charge, but donations welcome to Devon Air Ambulance & 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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12/08/2022 | Dartmoor Moon Walk – Pork Hill Moderate walk

Walk overview

This walk will give you chance to walk in the dark on Dartmoor. We hopefully will be walking in the moonlight, so bring a torch. We will learn about some of the many legends and we should see the sun set and the moon rise if we get a clear evening. Bring a drink and a snack and where warm clothes. Dogs are not permitted on this walk. The walk will be cancelled if bad weather is forecasted. You must book and pay in advance, limited spaces. This walk will book up fast. You can pay by cheque, Paypal or Bacs.

Details

Duration: 8:30 PM, 12/08/2022 – 10:30 PM, 12/08/2022
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Pork Hill (SX531 751)
Cost: Adults – £6.00 Children (U16) – £6.00
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: 01837 54727
Email: paul.dartmoor@gmail.com

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27/08/2022 | Industrial Archaeology around Burrator Reservoir Moderate walk

Walk overview

Join Ian for a chance to visit Crazywell Pool and the Devonport Leat with a small detour to the Black Tor Falls tin working site from the medieval period. Our return will be via Leather Tor Farm and Leather Tor Bridge.

Details

Duration: 2:00 PM, 27/08/2022 – 5:00 PM, 27/08/2022
Guide: Ian Johnstone
Start Location: Norsworthy Bridge (SX 568 694)
Cost: Adults – £5 donation to Devon Air Ambulance Children (U16) – Under 16 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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28/08/2022 | Nordic Walking Taster Walk Moderate walk

Walk overview

These taster walks will introduce you to the Nordic Walking technique using Nordic Walking poles that will be provided. Following the technique learning session there will be the opportunity to try out your Nordic Walking technique on a walk.
The walk will be on tracks that might be slightly uneven and rocky in places.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 28/08/2022 – 12:00 PM, 28/08/2022
Guide: Sue Hodges
Start Location: Norsworthy Bridge (SX569693)
Cost: Adults – £5 donation to the Devon Air Ambulance Children (U16) – free for under 16s
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: No

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 07859 886131
Email: suehodges@tinyworld.co.uk

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28/08/2022 | Belstone Moorland Walk Moderate walk

Walk overview

On this walk your guides, Bob Adamson and Mike Jeffery, will gradually take you up onto The Moors with panoramic views via The Tarka Trail, East Okement River, Woodlands and a cottage with a very naughty past!
From the high moorland we descend to hear the story of Cullever Steps, then on to Scary Tor, Nine Stones before returning to Belstone. Where you may wish to visit The Tors Inn or have a cream tea at The Old School Tearooms.
Wear suitable walking gear.
Please bring food and drink for coffee break and lunch.
There are no toilet facilities in Belstone, nearest Toilets are at The White House Services on the A30.
Quiet dogs on leads welcome.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 28/08/2022 – 2:00 PM, 28/08/2022
Guide: Bob Adamson
Start Location: Belstone (SX621938.)
Cost: Adults – £5 donation for the 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: 07976 739394
Email: dartmoorexperience@gmail.com

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30/08/2022 | Nordic Walking Taster Walk Moderate walk

Walk overview

These taster walks will introduce you to the Nordic Walking technique using Nordic Walking poles that will be provided. Following the technique learning session there will be the opportunity to try out your Nordic Walking technique on a walk.
The walk will be on tracks that might be slightly uneven and rocky in places.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 30/08/2022 – 12:00 PM, 30/08/2022
Guide: Sue Hodges
Start Location: Norsworthy Bridge (SX569693)
Cost: Adults – £5 donation to the Devon Air Ambulance Children (U16) – free for under 16s
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: No

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 07859 886131
Email: suehodges@tinyworld.co.uk

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30/08/2022 | Bellever evening stroll Moderate walk

Walk overview

Join Mike Jeffery and Bob Adamson on this evening stroll around Bellever Tor, the woods and the antiquities. Park at the Postbridge Forest Car Park by the Cattle Grid at the junction to Bellever.. Bring a torch, a snack/flask and warm clothing. No dogs on this wildlife walk

Details

Duration: 8:00 PM, 30/08/2022 – 11:00 PM, 30/08/2022
Guide: Mike Jeffery
Start Location: Postbridge Forest Car Park (SX 646 787)
Cost: Adults – £5 donation to Devon Air Ambulance Children (U16) – Free for under 16s
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: No

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 01647 440755 Mike Jeffery
Email: mike.jeffery.senior@gmail.com

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30/08/2022 | Stepping Stones Walk Moderate walk

Walk overview

Starting from the Dunnabridge Pound large car park (SX642747) we will walk across the bridge to Dunnabridge Pound and take the track to Laughter Hole Farm. Shortly after this we will cross the Easy Dart River on our first of three sets of stepping stones. From here a track and the riverside path will take us to Badgers Holt. Tracks and roads will then take us past Huccaby Church to the village of Hexworthy. A short walk will then take us to our second set of stepping stones before we arrive at the large sweep of stepping stones over the West Dart Riven. A pleasant stroll will take us back to the road and the car park. Please note that if we have had heavy rain I will change the route as the striping stones may be submerged! I have put this as a non-dog friendly walk due to the stepping stones.

Details

Duration: 1:00 PM, 30/08/2022 – 5:00 PM, 30/08/2022
Guide: Phil Watson
Start Location: Dunnabridge (SX642747)
Cost: Adults – £5 donation to Devon Air Ambulance Children (U16) – £5 donation to Devon Air Ambulance (must be accompanied by an adult)
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: No

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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