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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: Buckfastleigh & Dean Moor Circular

Distance: 6.5 miles

Difficulty: Moderate - one steep climb, mostly good paths, some lane walking

Features: Panoramic views, Mardle valley, Abbots Way

Summary

Sunday, 10 January  Scoriton, Buckfastleigh & Dean Moor  POSTPONED UNTIL LOCKDOWN ENDS

Starting in the village of Scoriton, we walk up the track to lovely Chalk Ford where we cross the River Mardle and ascend the slopes of Buckfastleigh Moor to just below Pupers Hill.  We walk southwards as far as Water Oak Corner where we meet the Abbots Way and follow it downhill to Cross Furzes, crossing the Dean Burn on an old clapper bridge.A short stretch of lane walking brings us past Hayford Hall to a footpath which descends through Scae Wood to Higher Coombe, from where it's a short lane walk back to Scoriton.

Cost of walk: £10

Email [email protected] in advance if you wish to come.  Numbers are limited and therefore I need to know who is coming!