23/02/2019 | Tavey Cleave stroll Moderate walk

Walk overview

Join Simon for a walk along to ridge line of Tavy Cleave to Ger Tor, Cleave Tors and the foot of the Rattlebrook before walking back over Hare Tor. If clear the views are wonderful. Bring a hot drink and snack for this 5-mile walk over the moors on reasonable terrain. Dogs and leads welcome. We will meet at Lane End Car park at 10am and I hope to be back for about 1 or 2pm depending upon the speed of the group. Please email Simon to book onto this walk so he knows who is turning up.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 23/02/2019 – 1:30 PM, 23/02/2019
Guide: Simon Dell
Start Location: Lane End (Wilsworthy) (SX 537 823)
Cost: Adults – £5 Children (U16) – Under 16s Free must be accompanied by parent if under 16
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: Yes

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 07845 176870
Email: simondell1958@yahoo.co.uk

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24/02/2019 | Fingle Woods and Wooston Hillfort Moderate walk

Walk overview

A walk from Fingle Bridge up to Wooston Hlllfort (which thanks to tree clearance is now much more visible and has wonderful views) and then up the side of the valley. We descend to Clifford Bridge and return alongside the River Teign. Meet either at Ashburton Peartree at 11 am to car share or about 11.45 am at Fingle Woods car park (just over Fingle Bridge from the pub).

Details

Duration: 12:00 PM, 24/02/2019 – 4:00 PM, 24/02/2019
Guide: Inge Page
Start Location: Fingle Woods Car Park
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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02/03/2019 | North Moors Adventure Strenuous walk

Walk overview

This Mustard Seed Walk will be slightly long than usual, about 8.5 miles. It will take us over some stunning terrain. From Belstone village we will climb up to Belstone Tor then follow the ridge via Higher Tor to Oke Tor. We will then descend to Taw Ford – be prepared for a paddle across! then we will head for the stone circle near Little Hound Tor. We’ll then head north to climb Cosdon Hill, descending on the other side oven wild moorland to return to the village.

Details

Duration: 11:00 AM, 02/03/2019 – 4:00 PM, 02/03/2019
Guide: Phil Watson
Start Location: Belstone (SX623937)
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: Strenuous
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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15/03/2019 | Slow and Short Walk – Bel Tor Corner Easy walk

Walk overview

A Mustard Seed Walk Slow & Short walk around three spectacular tors: Sharp Tor, Yar Tor and Corndon Down rocks. A few bronze age hut circles and a stone row will be encountered, as well as ancient field systems and a not so ancient memorial stone cross.
This walk will be taken at a slow pace with plenty of rest stops.

Details

Duration: 1:00 PM, 15/03/2019 – 4:00 PM, 15/03/2019
Guide: Phil Watson
Start Location: Bel Tor corner (SX694731)
Cost: Adults – No charge, but donations welcome to Devon Air Ambulance & Christians Against Poverty Children (U16) – free with adult
Skill Level: Easy
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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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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