Walks Programme

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Map location for : Thu 19th May . Leader : Bob A. 01803 605147
Grid Ref : SX504703 | Post Code . | Lat & Long | 50.513324,-4.1113679
Route : The Grenofen Tunnel. Magpie Viaduct, Horrabridge, Grimstone, Boyton, Budghill, Anderton, Disused railway. Bring a torch. Meet at Bedford Bridge Parking post code PL20 7RZ Distance : 7.5 miles
All walks start at 10:30am unless stated otherwise. Guidance for Walkers

Date Location Description Leader
Sunday 1st
10 miles
SX738674
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Dartmoor Way Launch. Scorriton, Chalk Ford, Water Oak Corner and Button. Please book this walk on 07835 188239 or email festival@dartmoorway.co.uk Meet at the junction of Higher Mill Lane and Grange Road (behind Buckfast Abbey car park).
PLEASE NOTE : Start time 10:00.
Richard B 07727 842717
Sunday 1st
7 miles
SX740673
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Dartmoor Way Launch. Hockmoor, Burchetts Wood, Mill Leat, Holne, Gallant Le Bower, Hembury Fort. Please book this walk on 07835 188239 or email festival@dartmoorway.co.uk Meet at Buckfast Abbey car park (fee).
PLEASE NOTE : Start time 11:00.
Eric E 01803 844873 07527 048141
Sunday 1st
6 miles
SX562918
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Dartmoor Way Launch. Accessible Walk this walk is for Families with Push Chairs. We will start by exploring the Meldon Reservoir dam. We use the access road to get on an old railway line, it is off road on good tarmac. Much of the route is moorland fringe partly wooded but also has some distant views. We see the old Meldon Quarry and we cross the iconic Meldon Viaduct. We return on the same route and explore the Granite Way to Sourton, returning on the same route. please book for this walk on 07835 188239or email festival@dartmoorway.co.uk Meet at Meldon Reservoir car park (fee).
PLEASE NOTE : Start time 11:00.
George C 01803 854828 07798 854347
Tuesday 3rd
3 miles
SX883529
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Noss Marina to Kingswear via Hoodown. Lunch at Lupton House, menu choices to Janet E by Sunday 1st May please. Meet at Noss on Dart Marina (Long Wood) car park. Wendy C 01803 882074 07817 471371
Thursday 5th
7.5 miles
SX808428
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A walk around Slapton Ley and Slapton Village to include the history of the ill-fated D-Day exercise and the ancient Slapton Tower. Meet at Stokenham Church car park (travel via Kingsbridge, avoid sat nav directions!) Karen H 07707 193704
Sunday 8th
10 miles
SX554644
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Cadover Bridge, Shaugh Bridge, Goodameavy Cottage, Wigford Down, Brisworthy Circle and Stone Row, Ringmoor Cottage, Lovaton, Durance. Meet at Cadover Bridge National Trust car park. Janice W 01752 779786
Thursday 12th
11 miles
SX888560
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Higher Greenway, down the side of the River Dart to Kingswear. Return via Hillhead, Lupton House to Galmpton Village. For walkers who feel the walk is to long can reduce the walk by finishing in Kingswear; at Hillhead or at Lupton where there are regular bus connections back to Glampton Village. Meet in Galmpton Village at Junction Greenway Road and Old Road.
PLEASE NOTE : The extended mileage and alternate ending points.
Alasdair A 07539 236414
Sunday 15th
8 miles
SX680817
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Chagford Common, Fernworthy Reservoir, Fernworthy forest, Meet at Bennetts Cross.
PLEASE NOTE : Shortening to 8 miles.
Bob W. 07399 106674
Tuesday 17th
4.5 miles
SX867714
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One Stop Jaunt. Passage House Hotel, Ware Barton, Kingsteignton Church, Racecourse. Meet and Park at Tuckers Maltings. Parking also available at Osborne St car park (fee). Bob A. 01803 605147
Thursday 19th
7.5 miles
SX504703
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The Grenofen Tunnel. Magpie Viaduct, Horrabridge, Grimstone, Boyton, Budghill, Anderton, Disused railway. Bring a torch. Meet at Bedford Bridge Parking post code PL20 7RZ
PLEASE NOTE : Change of walk leader.
Bob A. 01803 605147
Sunday 22nd
9 miles
SY057897
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Newton Poppleford, Tipton St John. Circular walk taking in part of the East Devon Way and River Otter. Meet at Joney’s Cross car park on the A3052. Arthur C. 07779 286707
Thursday 26th
6 miles
SX646788
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Forest tracks and moorland to Bellever Tor, Dunnabridge Pound, Laughter Hole Farm, Bellever. Meet at Postbridge Visitor Center (fee). John W 07925 042512
Sunday 29th
9 miles
SX646788
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Moorland walk. East Dart Waterfall, Sittaford Tor, Grey Wethers, Stannon Tor, Meet at Postbridge car park (fee).
PLEASE NOTE : Change of leader
Richard B 07727 842717