Activities for everyone

Covering 368 square miles, Dartmoor is a place of beauty, mystery and diverse ecology. Join us and find out why the only way to really discover the real Dartmoor is to join the Moorland Guides on one of our walks.

Every walk provides clear information about the route being taken including a map of the starting point, as well as information about cost, booking and if you can bring your dog. If you have any questions about the activity, you can also contact the guide for further information.

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Moorland Guides provide activities for people of all abilities. Whether you are looking for a short ramble or a whole day trek, you can find a walk just for you. To help you with finding a walk, you can filter our activities by using the options on the right. You can choose by theme, skill level or duration.

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14/09/2024 | Widgery Wander: amazing views and a waterfall swim Moderate walk

Walk overview

A varied walk up the Rattlebrook railway track, over Great Nodden, Great Links tor and Brat tor for Widgery’s Cross for far reaching views (weather permitting). Finishing with a stroll along the Lyd and a dip below the waterfall at Black rock.

The river valleys can be damp and the paths can be uneven, the Moorland section is largely on tracks but ground is uneven and can be boggy. A steepish ascent to the summit of Great Links tor, approximately 300m or 1000 foot of height gained and lost en route.

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 14/09/2024 – 3:00 PM, 14/09/2024
Guide: Sue Perry
Start Location: Lydford High Down (SX 526 853)
Distance (Approx): 6 miles
Cost: Adults – £10 for Devon Air Ambulance Children (U16) – Yes
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: Yes

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 07972 048194
Email: 

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15/09/2024 | Historic Walk Easy walk

Walk overview

Join Mike Jeffery and members of the Moretonhampstead History Society looking at the history of Mardon Down focussing especially on the WW2 aspects of its historic landscape and the U.S Army camps and features across that landscape

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 15/09/2024 – 1:00 PM, 15/09/2024
Guide: Mike Jeffery
Start Location: Mardon Down (SX 7699 8687)
Distance (Approx): 3 miles
Cost: Adults – £5 for Devon Air Ambulance Children (U16) – £5 for Devon Air Ambulance
Skill Level: Easy
Dogs permitted: Yes

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

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15/09/2024 | Dartmoor Sunday Bimble Moderate walk

Walk overview

Navigating tracks and open moorland this walk will visit Highmoor Bimble. Sandpits, Row Tor, West Mill, Yes Tor, High Willhays, Dinger, East Mill and Sandpits

Details

Duration: 10:00 AM, 15/09/2024 – 2:30 PM, 15/09/2024
Guide: Chris Bourne
Start Location: Row Tor Car Parking (SX 59654 91721)
Distance (Approx): 7.5 miles
Cost: Adults – £5 to SSAFA Children (U16) – £0
Skill Level: Moderate
Dogs permitted: Yes

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details below.
Telephone: 07974 412326
Email: chris@pegasusoutdooradentures.co.uk

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