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Walks and rides on Dartmoor

H. D. Westacott

Walks and rides on Dartmoor

by H. D. Westacott

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Footpath Publications in Adstock [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Dartmoor National Park (England),
  • Dartmoor (England),
  • England,
  • Dartmoor National Park
    • Subjects:
    • Hiking -- England -- Dartmoor National Park -- Guidebooks.,
    • Dartmoor National Park (England) -- Guidebooks.,
    • Dartmoor (England) -- Guidebooks.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes a bibliography.

      Statementby H. D. Westacott.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV199.44.G72 D378
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4472847M
      ISBN 100950369675
      LC Control Number79300030
      OCLC/WorldCa4665011

      Response from Inga P, Owner at Dartmoor Walks & Rides This Way. Responded 24 Oct Thanks Jen. It was a beautiful autumn walk - even though the ponies were choosing to keep their distance! Read more. DTG wrote a review Jul 1 contribution. Cycle and walk through Dartmoor.5/5(83). Buy Walks for All Ages Dartmoor by John Noblet from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £

        The towpath is in great condition, making for easy cycling or walking. The Crinan Hotel is a great place to end up, and a bowl of seafood stew outside its bar, looking out to Islay and Jura makes.   Local experts talk us through lovely walks in and around Dartmoor and he following places: Dartmoor, west devon and Tavy Links PL19 0, 8 & 9 - Tavistock, Mary Tavy, Kilworthy, Moortown, Whitchurch, Horndon, Lamerton, Grenofen, Brentor, Gulworthy, Peter Tavy, Horsebridge and Milton Abbot Moor Links PL20 6 & 7 – Yelverton, Buckland Monachorum, Walkhampton, Horrabridge, .

        In fact Dartmoor holds some of the best walks in teh UK so this video is a must see. Check out our blogs, routes, walking guides and other great stuff on our website - ornothing. History. The premise of the programme was for the presenter Rob Bell to walk sections of British railways that were closed during the Beeching cuts of the early s. Walking along the six different closed routes the audience were shown both the lost history and current stories that occurred along their tracks, and illustrated the railway mania that hit Victorian Britain.


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Walks and rides on Dartmoor by H. D. Westacott Download PDF EPUB FB2

This guidebook contains route descriptions for 42 day walks in the Dartmoor National Park and its surrounding area. The walks all vary in length from 2 to 12 miles long and each route is graded by difficulty from easy to moderate or hard. Most of the walks are circular with a few longer routes that are linear and involve ascents of tors.

Excellent book and easy to follow walks around Dartmoor. Not too expensive and I couldn't find it in local shops where I live so saved waiting to buy it when I got to Dartmoor.

Read more/5(15). 14 walks miles Dartmoor Rescue Group Plymouth Section £ cover price Reduced on web site Excellent, with added value: 15 walks miles ISBN Bossiney Books Ltd Langore, LAUNCESTON, Cornwall PL15 8LD £ 11 walks miles ISBN Bossiney Books Ltd Langore, LAUNCESTON, Cornwall.

There are lots of ways to explore and enjoy Devon and Dartmoor, whether on foot, by bike or on the back of a horse; but by far the most popular is by walking. We have found that circular walks are the most well-loved, so here we have a large number for you to choose from.

Take a look at the map for the circular walks you can do here. Dartmoor Walks and Rides This Way offers guided electric bike tours starting from a variety of locations and lasting for a half-day (3 hours), a full day (6 hours) or something in between to fit with your timetable. Half-day rides are mostly cycling with a couple of stops to admire the scenery, have a snack and a rest etc.

Longer rides can include explorations on foot away from the lanes to visit a prehistoric site, a. Dartmoor Walks, Walking Routes & Hiking Trails. The Dartmoor walks in the Walks and rides on Dartmoor book below cater for walkers of all abilities from easy low-level circular walks to routes across the high moorland tors.

All walks are free to download and print and all routes have GPS files. Whether it’s a gentle 4-mile walk for a family outing, a 9-mile exploration of remote Bronze Age remains, or a mile cycle tour of the high moors and hidden valleys, Dartmoor Walks & Rides This Way will plan the route to meet your needs and interests, and provide a guide to accompany you.

Dartmoor with Kate and Alan Hobbs covers walks of varying length across Dartmoor - from the dramatic high moors, gentle riversides, idyllic country lanes, unspoilt villages, to sites of ancient archaeology and former industries, and all with spectacular s: Dartmoor Walks & Rides This Way, Ashburton, United Kingdom.

1, likes 9 talking about this 1 was here. Tailor-made walks and e-bike tours for small groups in the hidden corners of Dartmoor. This handy guidebook contains route descriptions for 45 day walks in the Dartmoor National Park and its surrounding area.

The walks all vary in length from 2 to 12 miles long and each route is graded by difficulty from easy to moderate or hard. Most of the walks are circular with a few longer routes that are linear and involve ascents of tors/5(2).

The walks have been arranged in order around the southern and then the northern moor. Each walk starts at a suitable parking place. The routes are described in detail with appropriate grid references and brief information on the scenery and features to be seen.

The start of all the walks is shown on an overview map of Dartmoor. Dartmoor Walks & Rides This Way; Drake's Trail; Haldon Forest Challenge Trail; Haldon Forest Discovery Trail; The Granite Way; West Devon Cycle Routes.

Discover 50 mapped walks across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight – try a sample walk and buy the book. 50 Walks in Dorset.

Discover 50 mapped walks across Dorset – try a sample walk and buy the book. 50 Walks in the Lake District. Feel your senses come alive and daily stresses melt away as we walk mostly in silence and soak up the beauty of the moor.

Moss and lichens drape ancient oaks in Black a Tor copse. One of three ancient woodlands on high Dartmoor, it is less known or visited than Wistman’s Wood.

2 Aug We offer guided tours, designed to suit you, that start from a variety of locations on Dartmoor and last a full or half day.

We can also bring in local experts to offer walks or rides with a particular focus such as birdlife or plants, archaeology/history, legends and myths, wild.

Dartmoor Walking Festival. The first Dartmoor Walking Festival organised by the Moorland Guides was held in and following its success the event has now become and annual event.

Explore a different side of Dartmoor and delve into its folklore, history and landscape with a range of walks. Dartmoor Walks & Experiences - Book now. Journey back in time by walking part of the old South Zeal-Hangingstone Hill peat merchants and tinners track that skirts dangerous Raybarrow Pool, visiting the Bronze Age Whitmoor stone circle with its magnificent degree views, and impressive reconstructed triple stone row known as the Graveyard or Cemetery.

skills against the abrasive Dartmoor weather and tors. Much of Dartmoor was requisitioned to support the national struggle. Later in the Second World War (), American troops benefited from surviving Dartmoor in all its weathers, while preparing for the hardships of the invasion of Normandy and the fight across Europe to the Rhine.

by: Sue Viccars This Pathfinder Guide makes the ideal companion for country walks throughout the Dartmoor National Park. Within Dartmoor there is a wide variety of scenery, the central heartland of the open moors being surrounded by pleasant river valleys with picture-postcard villages of thatch and granite as well as by rolling downland and steep-sided thickly wooded gorges.

Bowerman's Nose, Hound Tor and Haytor Rocks are famous examples included on these walks. In all there are 28 circular waling routes, each with a map, route directions, waypoints and key features.

This book is Part of the Pathfinder series, covering some of the best walks in the s:. Response from Inga P, Owner at Dartmoor Walks & Rides This Way.

Responded Thanks Jen. It was a beautiful autumn walk - even though the ponies were choosing to keep their distance! Read more. DTG wrote a review Jul 1 contribution. Cycle and walk through Dartmoor.5/5(83).Dartmoor Walks & Rides This Way, Ashburton, United Kingdom.

1, likes 43 talking about this 1 was here. Tailor-made walks and e-bike tours for small groups in the hidden corners of Dartmoor.Dartmoor Walks (Pathfinder Guides) Paperback – April 1, by Jarrold Publishing (Author) out of 5 stars 27 ratings.

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