27/01/2019 | River Walkham Valley Moderate walk

Walk overview

Starting from Bedford Bridge, also known as Magpie Bridge. Exploring the Walkham Valley on this 8 mile walk visiting Grenofen Bridge, Double Waters, Goat Tor, Buckland Common and Longash.
Please book by 6pm the day before. If there are not 6 booked the walk will not take place.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 27/01/2019 – 3:00 AM, 27/01/2019
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Bedford (Magpie) Bridge (SX 503 702)
Cost: Adults – £10.00 Children (U16) – no
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: No

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 0183754727
Email: paul.dartmoor@virgin.net

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10/02/2019 | The archaeology of the Fernworthy area Moderate walk

Walk overview

This walk will take in many of the pre-historic remains in the Fernworthy and Batworthy areas, including the famous Scorhill Circle. We will also visit Kestor Rock and climb up to the largest rock basin on Dartmoor, where the views are spectacular!

Please note: the start point is on the western end of Fernworthy reservoir and NOT the paying car park at the eastern end with the toilets. Follow the small road through the forest for about a mile, passing Sandman Bridge until reaching a large turning/parking circle.
Please bring food and a warm flask, waterproofs and boots.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 10/02/2019 – 2:00 PM, 10/02/2019
Guide: Debbie Jenkin
Start Location: Fernworthy Reservoir (SX 659 838)
Cost: Adults – £7 Children (U16) – £3.50
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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16/02/2019 | Ivybridge and Moor Moderate walk

Walk overview

Meeting under the railway viaduct beside the River Erme, Route via River Erme, Harford, Trisitis Roack, New Waste, Hanger Down and Henlake.

Please book by 6pm the day before. We need 6 booked walkers for the walk to take place.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 16/02/2019 – 3:30 AM, 16/02/2019
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Ivybridge (SX 635 569)
Cost: Adults – £10.00 Children (U16) – no
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: No

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 0183754727
Email: paul.dartmoor@virgin.net

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17/03/2019 | Easton Tor and Moor Moderate walk

Walk overview

Meet Manaton car park near church. A 10 mile walk visiting Manaton Rocks, Luckdon, Easdon Tor, Langdon, Combe, Natworthy, Hayne Down.

Please book by 6pm the day before. We need 6 booked walkers for the walk to take place.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 17/03/2019 – 3:00 PM, 17/03/2019
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Manaton Church
Cost: Adults – £10.00 Children (U16) – no
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: No

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 0183754727
Email: paul.dartmoor@virgin.net

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19/03/2019 | Navigation Workshop Moderate walk

Walk overview

A Navigation Workshop suitable for all skill levels. There is no syllabus, we just gauge your current skill level and aim to move you on a bit. You will need dress warmly and bring waterproofs, stout footwear, a good packed lunch. If you own them a Silva (type 4) compass and OS sheet OL28 (laminated) would be useful, but these can be provided. There are 6 places on these popular courses, and the atmosphere is invariably relaxed and friendly. The cost is £20 per person and represents excellent value for money.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 19/03/2019 – 4:00 PM, 19/03/2019
Guide: Adrian Partridge
Start Location: Venford West (SX685712)
Cost: Adults – £20.00 Children (U16) – N/A
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 to the left.
Telephone: 07740983334 Best to text.
Email: adrian@hillwise.co.uk

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25/03/2019 | NNAS Bronze Navigation course Moderate walk

Walk overview

A 2 day non-residential course based on the East of Dartmoor and covering the syllabus of the NNAS Bronze Award. Entirely practical and ideal for those with limited navigation skills. The first day will start from Haytor Lower Car Park (Grid Ref 765771) and the second from the car park on Trendlebeare down ( I will show you where this is at the end of day 1, it is only a 5 minute drive from Haytor). Each day will run from 9 until 5 and there may be a little overnight “Homework”. The second day will include an element of assessment.
Skills covered include
Map Symbols and scales. Map orientation. Use of linear features as handrails. Judging distance. Contour appreciation. Route planning and understanding rights of way.
Good footwear, Waterproofs and a packed lunch are essential. If you have them, bring your own Laminated OS 1:25000 Dartmoor map and Silva type compass , although these can be provided, a permanent marker pen and a watch.
Please note there is a seperate £2 parking fee at Haytor now, not included in the course fee.

Details

Duration: 9:00 AM, 25/03/2019 – 5:00 PM, 26/03/2019
Guide: Adrian Partridge
Start Location: Haytor (Lower) (SX765771)
Cost: Adults – £70 Children (U16) – N/A
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 to the left.
Telephone: 07740983334 Best to text.
Email: adrian@hillwise.co.uk

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29/03/2019 | NNAS Silver Navigation course Moderate walk

Walk overview

A 2 day fully practical non-residential course following the NNAS Silver syllabus and assessment criteria.
ideally you will have completed the NNAS bronze course already or be capable of completing tasks in the bronze syllabus (see www.nnas.org.uk).
Please bring full waterproofs including gaiters, a packed lunch, and dress warmly. If you own a Silva type compass (type 4 preferred) and a laminated OS sheet OL28 bring them too. Stout footwear is essential.

Details

Duration: 9:00 AM, 29/03/2019 – 5:00 PM, 29/03/2019
Guide: Adrian Partridge
Start Location: Venford West (SX685712)
Cost: Adults – £70.00 Children (U16) – N/A
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 to the left.
Telephone: 01803 812280 or text 07740983334
Email: adrian@hillwise.co.uk

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07/04/2019 | Exploring the Dart Valley part 1 Moderate walk

Walk overview

Meet top of Dartmeet Hill car park SX680 733. Visiting Sharp Tor, Vag Hill, Lucky Tor, Dart Valley, Dartmeet, Babeny and Yartor.

Please book by 6pm the day before. We need 6 booked walkers for the walk to take place.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 07/04/2019 – 4:00 PM, 07/04/2019
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Dartmeet (SX680 733)
Cost: Adults – £10.00 Children (U16) – no
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: No

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 0183754727
Email: paul.dartmoor@virgin.net

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13/04/2019 | A stroll around Bellever Tor Moderate walk

Walk overview

Note: this walk replaces original date of 6 Apr.
Mustard Seed Walks will take a stroll from Dunnabridge car park (over the bridge) up to have a good old laugh at Laughter Tor. We will then carry on up to the great viewing platform (weather permitting) of Bellever Tor. After this we will have a look at some Bronze Age remains down towards Kraps Ring and then down to the Believer village visitors centre. A gentle stroll through the woods will nicely complete this walk.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 13/04/2019 – 2:30 PM, 06/04/2019
Guide: Phil Watson
Start Location: Dunnabridge (SX650764)
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
Dogs permitted: Yes

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 07766 735275
Email: philynnwatson@gmail.com

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28/04/2019 | 12 Crosses Walk (Linear walk) Moderate walk

Walk overview

Following 12 crosses between Combestone Tor and Burrator on this linear Walk. Meet at Nosworthy car park at Burrator Reservoir. Taking some cars to Comebstone. 10 mile walk.
Please book by 6pm the day before. We need 6 booked walkers for the walk to take place.

Details

Duration: 9:30 AM, 28/04/2019 – 4:00 AM, 28/04/2019
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Norsworthy Bridge
Cost: Adults – £10.00 Children (U16) – no
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: No

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left., Booking and payment is required in advance for this walk. To do this, contact your guide using the details to the left.
Telephone: 0183754727
Email: paul.dartmoor@virgin.net

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