Walking

 

Tamar Trails

Multiple trails within the Tamar Valley, some running along the Tamar River. There is also the Tamar Trails Centre with a cafe and bike hire.

Dog friendly

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Drakes Trail

Drakes Trail is a walking and cycling trail from Tavistock to Plymouth. The trail goes along the edge of Dartmoor.

Dog friendly

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Tamar Valley geocaching

Treasure hunting game, all you need is to find the treasure using GPS.

Dog friendly

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Dartmoor

This National Park is only 15 minutes away from the campsite. With many different walks depending how long you want to be.

Dog friendly

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Cotehele

This National Trust property is the ancestral home of the Edgcumbe family. The property consists of the house, orchard, mill and quay. The Tudor house is full of tapestries and furniture to take a step back in time. At times there is also a ferry that takes you up the River Tamar. Also only a one mile walk from the campsite. Has many walks through the whole estate.

Dog friendly- in the wider estate only

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Comfort Woods

Woods one minute walk from the campsite. Perfect for a peaceful walk.

Dog friendly

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Lydford Gorge

This National Trust Gorge leads to a 90ft waterfall. Great walk but not suitable for those with mobility issues.

Dog friendly

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Letterboxing

Letterboxing started on Dartmoor and is like orienteering to find stamps in “letterboxes”. There is a 100 club.

Dog friendly

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Burrator Reservoir

Reservoir surrounded by woodland and Dartmoor Tors.

Dog friendly

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