Events

Jun 2018

Sunday, June 24th A long walk and a short walk from Golden Cap

Leaders: JANET (Mob 07749 033153) & RICARDA (01392 438214)


*Cars 9.00 to STONEBARROW car park, (SY 382 932), near Charmouth. Janet will lead a 12-mile walk along the coast path, over Golden Cap and beyond Seatown, then inland along tracks and footpaths via Symondsbury, Colmer’s Hill, Hell Lane and Chideock. Ricarda will lead a shorter, and more leisurely 8-mile walk via Golden Cap, Seatown and St Gabriel’s. Tea and home-baked cakes at the cars, weather permitting. To help coordinate transport arrangements, please ring Janet or Ricarda by Friday, 22 June.

Jul 2018

Sunday, July 1st A walk on the South Devon coast

Leader: ELUNED (01392 424355)


*Cars 9.00 to TORCROSS, (SX 822 420). 7 miles in the area of Torcross and Slapton Ley

Thursday, July 5th A short, riverside walk from Stover (Thursday)

Leader: JUDY (01395 232880)


*9.30am EXETER BUS STATION, No. 39 (Newton Abbot) to Stover, opposite Trago Mills. Approx. 5 miles easy walking around Stover Lake and along the R. Teign to Chudleigh Knighton. Please bring a flask of coffee. Lunch at Claycutters Arms. To book lunch, please ring Judy by Tuesday morning, 3 July, as food may have to be pre-ordered.

Sunday, July 8th A country walk from Dulverton

Leaders: ANDREW & LESLEY (01392 757483)


*Cars 9.00 to DULVERTON car park, (SS 912 279), where there is a charge of £4.50 per car. 12 miles via South Hill, Tarr Steps and Hawkridge.

Sunday, July 15th North west Dartmoor, to Cranmere Pool and beyond

Leader; CHRISTABEL (01392 215831)


*Cars 9.00 to small parking area west of EAST OKEMENT FARM, beyond Okehampton Camp, (SX 601 912). Approx. 11 miles circular to Cranmere Pool and beyond, (possibly Great Kneeset). High moorland, may be rough and boggy in some places.

Sunday, July 22nd Coast and countryside from Heddon's Mouth

Leader: KATHERINE (01392 278396)


*Cars 9.00 to HEDDON VALLEY NT car park, (SS 654 480), where charges apply for non-members. 11 miles, beginning with a short, steep ascent to Peter Rock, then along the coast path to Red Cleave, returning via Holdstone Hill and Trentishoe Down. If you are a National Trust member, please bring your card and car sticker.

Thursday, July 26th A riverside walk from Barnstaple (Thursday)

Leader: SYLVIA (01392 252401)


*10.25 ST DAVID’S STATION, Tarka line to Barnstaple. 4 miles approx. to Chivenor, along the river, then bus back to Barnstaple for return rail journey. Please bring a flask of coffee and a packed lunch.

Sunday, July 29th Along the South Devon coast from Coleton Fishacre

Leader: RICARDA (01392 438214)


*Cars 9.00 to COLETON FISHACRE NT car park, where charges apply for non-members. 8 miles via Scabbacombe Head, Pudcombe Cove, Froward Cove, Warren House, Home Farm and Brownstone. If you are a National Trust member, please bring your card and car sticker.