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Walk to Fur Tor across the high moorland

Start Time
10:00 AM, 25/02/2018

End Time
5:00 PM, 25/02/2018
Guide
Simon Dell
Start Location
Baggator Gate (SX 546 805)
See map for start location.
Cost
Adults: £5
Children (U16): Under 16s Free must be accompanied by parent if under 16
Skill Level
Strenuous walk Strenuous
Dogs Permitted
Yes
Further information
Telephone
07845 176870
Email
simondell1958@yahoo.co.uk

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Walk to Fur Tor across the high moorland


Walk Overview

Sunday 25th February by popular demand for a Sunday walk to Fur Tor.! Join Simon Dell on this walk across the open high moor. We will start at Baggator Gate which does not have much parking available so it might be best to car share if you can. Leaving a car in Peter Tavy near the Church is probably best in order to save space at Baggator Gate.Bring a hot drink and packed lunch. Wellies with thick socks are okay or waterproof walking boots are also good because the route can be wet. We will visit a number of Dartmoor-365 places and pages from the book by John Hayward if you are a 365-er! (J5 Baggator. J6 Limbroso Cairne. J7 the Upper Walkham, J8 Tavy Hole. H8 Fur Tor) If time allows and visibility is good we will see if we can find the head of the River Tavy where it trickles from the peat! We will meet at 10am and finish the walk hopefully about 5pm but please do not book to come if you are time critical and can not be late off the moor. Bring a torch with you just in case – it’s a long walk. of about 10 miles (16 Kms) of rough terrain. Please book by email for a place on this walk. Limited to 20 walkers. Please check this website on the night before to check if anything has changed or cancelled if bad weather occurs.


Walk to Fur Tor across the high moorland

Booking
Booking is required for this walk. For further information, contact your guide using the details to the left.


Dog Friendly Walk
We welcome dogs on this walk, but ask that you adhere to the following:

  • All dogs must, without exception, be on leads on our walks.
  • Walkers must be in a position to pick up all dog mess left on the walk.
  • The guide reserves the right to decline to take any dog and walker on any of our walks

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