30/06/2018 | Pete’s Nightjars walk Easy walk

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Meet at Postbridge car park. A short stroll to see and hear Nightjars. Bring a torch, binoculars and anti-midge cream if you have them. (No dogs please).

Duration: 9:00 PM, 30/06/2018 – 11:00 PM, 30/06/2018
Guide: Peter Glanville
Start Location: Postbridge (Outside visitor Centre) (SX646789)
Cost: Adults – £8.00 Children (U16) – free
Skill Level: Easy

Booking
Booking is not required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 01822 618639
Email: peterglanville06@gmail.com

08/07/2018 | River Plym walk Moderate walk

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Eastern Tor, Drizzlecombe, Grims Grave, Deadman’s Bottom, Great Knats Head and River Plym.

All walks are bookable. Please book by 6pm the day before. If there is not six people or more booked the walk maybe called off. I will contact you the evening before if the walk is not taking place.

Duration: 10:00 AM, 08/07/2018 – 3:00 AM, 08/07/2018
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Gutter Tor (SX579674)
Cost: Adults – £10.00 Children (U16) – no
Skill Level: Moderate

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 01837 54727
Email: paul.dartmoor@virgin.net

08/07/2018 | River Plym and Deadman’s Bottom Moderate walk

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Route via Eastern Tor, Drizzlecombe, Grims Grave, Deadman’s Bottom, Calverslake Tor, Great Knats Head and River Plym.
Please book by 6pm the night before.

Duration: 10:00 AM, 08/07/2018 – 4:00 PM, 08/07/2018
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Gutter Tor (SX579 674)
Cost: Adults – £10.00 Children (U16) – no
Skill Level: Moderate

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 01837 54727
Email: paul.dartmoor@virgin.net

14/07/2018 | An evening stroll to see Glow Worms. Moderate walk

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A Short evening stroll to see Glow Worms.
Please meet at Pew Tor road junction. Where the road divides to go either side of Pew Tor. Please bring a torch.

Duration: 9:00 PM, 14/07/2018 – 11:00 PM, 14/07/2018
Guide: Peter Glanville
Start Location: Pew Tor Junction (SX524729)
Cost: Adults – £5.00 Children (U16) – free
Skill Level: Moderate

Booking
Booking is not required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 01822 618639
Email: peterglanville06@gmail.com

15/07/2018 | A Nature walk from Dartmeet Moderate walk

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A Nature walk of about 3 miles up the beutifull east dart valley. A visit to Yar Tor and a look at Bronze Age antiquities.

Duration: 10:00 AM, 15/07/2018 – 1:30 PM, 15/07/2018
Guide: Peter Glanville
Start Location: Dartmeet (SX672732)
Cost: Adults – £8.00 Children (U16) – free
Skill Level: Moderate

Booking
Booking is not required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 01822 618639
Email: peterglanville06@gmail.com

19/07/2018 | Moors, Tors & the Mariners’ Way Moderate walk

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This 10 mile walk starts at Fernworthy reservoir in the northeast of the moor. It goes across the reservoir below the dam, up to Thornworthy Tor (great views), over to Kestor (more great views) and through the Shovel Down prehistoric site to Scorhill stone circle (considered the most picturesque on the moor). It then circles back through lovely Gidleigh Park woods and along a section of the Mariners’ Way,

Duration: 10:30 AM, 19/07/2018 – 4:30 PM, 19/07/2018
Guide: Inge Page
Start Location: Fernworthy Reservoir
Cost: Adults – £10.00 Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Moderate

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

22/07/2018 | Beatrice Chase and Cream Tea stroll Easy walk

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Beatrice Chase was an authoress who loved at the beginning of the 20th Century at Higher Venton at Widecombe. She was a prolific author of books. She built a Roman Catholic Chapel at Venton and dedicated her life to her work there. Simon wrote her biography and leads walks looking at Widecombe Village and her life there. This walk will start on the village green at Widecombe by the big stone village sign near the Church. Meet Simon there at 2.30pm for a stroll in the village and down to Venton for a Cream Tea at the home of Beatrice Chase, hosted by the farmer Margaret Rogers who has lived there all her life since her father inherited the farm from Beatrice in the 1950s. We will then stroll through the lanes and back to Widecombe for late afternoon. The walk and cream tea included is £10. Please order and pay in advance, details of BACs can be obtained by emailing Simon who will also have copied of his books for sale on the day. This is a stroll of about two and a half miles on roads at a gentle pace.

Duration: 2:30 PM, 22/07/2018 – 5:00 PM, 22/07/2018
Guide: Simon Dell
Start Location: Widecombe (village centre car park) (SX 718 768)
Cost: Adults – £10 Children (U16) – £5
Skill Level: Easy

Booking
Booking and payment is required in advance for this walk. To do this, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 07845 176870
Email: simondell1958@yahoo.co.uk

04/08/2018 | Beardown Man Standing Stone Walk Moderate walk

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Join this Mustard Seed Walk for a little stroll into the Northern Moors heading out from Holming Beam to Lydford Tor, Conies Down Tor, to Beardown Man Standing Stone and Devil’s Tor, then across the interesting landscape to Rough Tor. From here we’ll head to Crow Tor then to Beardown Tors before returning to Holming Beam. This will be a 6.5 to 7 mile walk over typical moorland landscape.

Duration: 10:00 AM, 04/08/2018 – 3:00 PM, 04/08/2018
Guide: Phil Watson
Start Location: Holming Beam (SX591764)
Cost: Adults – No charge, but donations welcome to Devon Air Ambulance & Christians Against Poverty Children (U16) – Free with adult, but must be able to undertake a strenuous walk.
Skill Level: Moderate

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

25/08/2018 | Myths and Legends at Hound Tor Easy walk

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A walk to explore some Dartmoor stories. How do you escape the pixies’ spells? Who puts the flowers on Kitty Jay’s grave? Was it a storm in Widecombe in 1638 – or something more sinister? We will visit squares J17, J16 and K17 from Dartmoor 365 – if you dare to come …..! The walk covers three miles along quiet lanes, open moorland and rocky paths. Free parking at Hound Tor Car Park, where there is usually an ice cream van but no public toilets.

Duration: 10:00 AM, 25/08/2018 – 1:00 PM, 25/08/2018
Guide: Debbie Jenkin
Start Location: Hound Tor (SX739792)
Cost: Adults – £3.00 Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Easy

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 01647440053
Email: jenkin957@btinternet.com

25/08/2018 | South Moorland afternoon walk Moderate walk

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Starting at Shipley Bridge (U14) we follow the Zeal Tor Tramway (T13) out onto the high moor and enjoy fantastic views of south Dartmoor. Then we drop down into the beautiful Avon valley passing medieval Huntingdon Cross (S12) and walking downstream as the river gradually widens into the reservoir (S13). The final easy stretch down the valley takes us past the ruins of Brentmoor House (T14). This walk covers a distance of 6 and a half miles. Most of the walk will be over good tracks, but with some uneven moorland and possibility of some boggy ground. Parking at Shipley Bridge is free but there are no facilities.

Duration: 1:30 PM, 25/08/2018 – 5:30 PM, 25/08/2018
Guide: Inge Page
Start Location: Shipley Bridge (SX681628)
Cost: Adults – £8.00 Children (U16) – Free
Skill Level: Moderate

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