Events

Mar 2020

Sunday, March 1st A moorland walk from Belstone

Leader: KATHY (01363 84097)


Cars 9.00 to BELSTONE car park, (SX 621 938), where the leader will meet the group. 10 miles via Oke Tor, Belstone Common, Halstock Farm and the East Okement River.

DO YOU HAVE A WALK THAT YOU WOULD LIKE TO LEAD ON OUR EARLY SUMMER PROGRAMME, MAY – JULY 2020? IF YOU DO, PLEASE GIVE DETAILS OF YOUR WALK TO THE WALKS ORGANISER NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, 13 MARCH.

Sunday, March 8th

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING


See Newsletter for details

Sunday, March 15th Along the R Dart from Dartmouth

Leader: RICARDA (01392 438214)


Cars 9.00 to DARTMOUTH, Mayor’s Avenue car park, (TQ 6 9NF), where charges may apply. 10 miles up the R. Dart to Greenway and back. Please note: there will be two ferry crossings, for which there will be a total of £2.70 in charges.

Sunday, March 22nd Around Wimbleball Lake, West Somerset

Leader: PETE (01392 860490 or Mob 07896 363246)


Cars 9.00 to HADDON HILL car park, (SS 970 285). 9 miles around Wimbleball Lake. Fairly level with two stiles.

Thursday, March 26th Exmouth and the sea front (Thursday)

Leader: JUDY (01395 232880 or Mob 07964 303628)


*10.00am SIDWELL ST. Stop 19 for No.57 bus to Exmouth, where the leader will meet the group. About 4 miles easy walk along the sea front and around Exmouth. Lunch at Aby’s, on the sea front. To book lunch, please phone Judy by Tuesday, 24 March.

Sunday, March 29th A moorland walk from Postbridge

CLOCKS GO FORWARD

Leader: ARTHUR (01837 880030)


Cars 9.00 to POSTBRIDGE car park, (SX 646 788). 9 miles via Grey Wethers and Sittaford Tor.

Apr 2020

Sunday, April 5th A moorland walk from Pork Hill

Leaders:ANDREW & LESLEY (01392 757483 or Mob 07582 869603)


Cars 9.00 to PORK HILL car park, on the B3357, (SX 531 751). 9.5 miles, visiting ten more tors.

Sunday, April 12th South Dartmoor, an Easter walk from Shipley Bridge

Leader: CHRISTABEL (01392 215831)


Cars 9.00 to SHIPLEY BRIDGE, (SX 680 628). 10 miles via Avon Reservoir, Abbot’s Way and Two Moors Way.

Thursday, April 16th A short walk near Otterton (Thursday)

Leader: PETE (01392 860490 or Mob 07896 363246)


Cars 9.30 to OTTERTON, (Roadside parking). 4.5 miles in area, followed by lunch at the King’s Head. To book lunch, please ring Pete by Tuesday, 14 April.

Sunday, April 19th Onto the moor from Shapley Common

Leader: KATHY (01363 84097)


Cars 9.00 to SHAPLEY COMMON, (SX 698 835), where the leader will meet the group To reach the car park, take B3212 out of Moretonhampstead, to the top of the hill, after crossing the cattle grid. 10 miles via Hameldown, Challacombe, Birch Tor, Bennett’s Cross and Two Moors Way.

Sunday, April 26th A coast walk east from Sidmouth

Leader: JULIA R (01392 367125)


Cars 9.30 to SIDMOUTH, parking on Peak Hill. 7.5 miles to Weston Mouth and back. Two steep climbs. A short but strenuous walk.