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Dartmoor walks this way | Walks

Dartmoor Walks This Way can offer a full day or half day of walking on the moor that will start at a convenient location and take you to lovely hidden corners, interesting historic sites and varied landscapes in the company of an experienced guide with good knowledge of local history and geography.  The route will be planned to suit what you want to do and see.  Phone 07914-184220 or email to book a guided walk or discuss the best route for you.

Sunday Walks for Locals

"I live locally and would like to join a group to get to know Dartmoor better. Do you offer any regular guided walks?"

Name: Dart & Webburn Valley Circular

Distance: 5.5 miles

Difficulty: Moderate - good paths, second half has a fair bit of uphill

Features: Views over Dart Valley, woodland, River Dart, Leusdon church

Summary

Sunday, December 15th,  Dr. Blackall's Drive - Spitchwick - Leusdon

Starting at Beltor Corner, we walk the length of Dr Blackall's Drive above the Dart Valley and drop down past Leigh Tor to the River Dart at Spitchwick.  We follow the river for a while and then walk uphill through Great Wood and Lower Town to the lane which takes us past Leusdon church and the Green (this part is quite steep).  We follow the lane to Ponsworthy, walking above the wooded Webburn valley, and turn uphill (again) past Splash Cottage and return to our start point across Sherberton Common.

Meet at Ashburton Peartree at 11 am and carshare from there.  Return by 4.30 pm.  Cost of walk:  £8.  Please email or text if you wish to come.