Walking the Dartmoor waterways
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Walking the Dartmoor waterways a guide to retracing the leats and canals of Dartmoor by Eric Hemery

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Published by Peninsula in Newton Abbot .
Written in English

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StatementEric Hemery.
The Physical Object
Pagination128p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22412874M
ISBN 101872640125

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This guide suggests some great looking walks in great bits of Dartmoor. Be warned however that the actual directions given are infuriatingly poor at times, and sometimes just wrong. The map accompanying Walk no. 9 for example clearly sets you off on the north bank of the river Plym at Cadover bridge following a path along the river - there is none/5(14).   A guidebook to 42 day walks in the Dartmoor National Park and surrounding area. Dartmoor is an area described as the last great wilderness of England. This Cicerone guide is an excellent introduction to the moor and the national park.   Walking On Dartmoor book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This handy guidebook contains route descriptions for 45 day walk /5. Dartmoor Circular Walks For all ages and fitness levels 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.

Free your soul and clear your mind! Walking on the wild moors of these National Parks is a wonderful antidote to modern living. England's last true wilderness, Dartmoor offers square miles of virtually uninhabited freedom with high moors and twisted dramatic granite tors a . This project is a joint Ramblers/Dartmoor National Park Authority initiative. The project will create a walking route around the perimeter of Dartmoor. The perimeter route is miles and there is a cross-moor route to create a figure-of-eight to provide many alternative ways to enjoy the special qualities of Dartmoor. 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 . Walk Overview This legendary walk to the granite column of Bowerman’s Nose in Dartmoor National Park was the inspiration behind The Hound of the Baskervilles Sherlock Holmes novel. Carpark: Haytor National park information centre car park – Illsington, Newton Abbot, TQ13 9XS.

  Dart the River tells the story of the River Dart (East for you purists) as he tumbles down off Dartmoor all the way to the sea at Dartmouth. The book is meandering its way to shops right now (nice verb B2); but won’t be available for sale until its launch in October. Outdoor bloggers Two Blondes Walking wrote a children's book in about the River Dart. 'Dart the River' tells the story of the River Dart from its source high on Dartmoor to the sea at Dartmouth and was illustrated by Ali y: England. Dartmoor Walks, Walking Routes & Hiking Trails. The Dartmoor walks in the list 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. Eric Hemery is the author of High Dartmoor ( avg rating, 4 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Walking the Dartmoor Waterways ( avg rating, 2 ra /5(1).