24/03/2019 | Cosdon Hill, Shilley Pool and the “Graveyard” Moderate walk

Walk overview

We’ll walk from South Zeal to Shilley Pool (a perfect lunch spot) and then on to the “Graveyard” (a spectacular prehistoric stone row) and up and over Cosdon Beacon. More details here: https://www.dartmoorwalksthisway.co.uk/walks-for-locals. Meet either at Ashburton at 11 am or the car park in South Zeal at 11.45 am.

Details

Duration: 11:00 AM, 24/03/2019 – 5:00 PM, 24/03/2019
Guide: Inge Page
Start Location: Pear Tree Cross, Ashburton
Cost: Adults – £8.00 Children (U16) – £4.00
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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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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24/04/2019 | Navigation Workshop Moderate walk

Walk overview

A 6 hour entirely practical NAVIGATION WORKSHOP during which we will establish your current navigation skills and develop them further. Suitable for all levels.
You will need to bring Waterproof jacket and overtrousers, warm clothing, food and drink, stout footwear and if you own a Silva type compass (Type 4 preferred) and an O.S .Outdoor Leisure laminated OL28 map bring them too, although these can be provided.
Maximum group size 6
Minimum group size 2

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 24/04/2019 – 4:00 PM, 24/04/2019
Guide: Adrian Partridge
Start Location: Shipley Bridge (SX680629)
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 below.
Telephone: 07740983334 by text
Email: adrian@hillwise.co.uk

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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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18/05/2019 | Rifle Range and 10 Commandments Moderate walk

Walk overview

Starting from Saddle Tor car park east of tor. Visiting Bagtor, Rippon Tor Rifle Range, Buckland Beacon, Blackslade Ford, Top Tor and Saddle Tor.
Please book by 6pm the day before. If there are not 6 booked the walk will not take place.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 18/05/2019 – 4:00 AM, 18/05/2019
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Saddle Tor Car Park (SX 753 763)
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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29/05/2019 | Railways and Quarries Moderate walk

Walk overview

Meeting at Merrivale bridge, just pass the Dartmoor Inn for a 8 mile walk visiting Longash, Hucken Tor, Ingra Tor, Swell Tor, Kings Tor and stone rows.

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

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 29/05/2019 – 3:00 PM, 29/05/2019
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Merrivale
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: 0183754727
Email: paul.dartmoor@virgin.net

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17/06/2019 | Bellever Moon Walk Moderate walk

Walk overview

Explore Bellever, learn about Dartmoor legends. Walk Dartmoor in the dark, bring a torch. Free walk but donations to Dartmoor Pony Heritage Trust. You must book. Dogs on leads.

Details

Duration: 8:30 PM, 17/06/2019 – 11:00 PM, 17/06/2019
Guide: Paul Rendell
Start Location: Postbridge Forest Car Park
Cost: Adults – Free 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: 0183754727
Email: paul.dartmoor@virgin.net

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