This stunning walk is back again for this year’s 'Something Wild Trail Running Festival' 2019 following the 10K runners route, after all the runners have left. So if you have a spouse or friend doing the race why not join this walk!
Experience a Wild Walk with Dartmoor’s Daughter around the ancient tenements at the centre of Dartmoor. We will explore hidden hamlets, walk lush green driftways, discover an ancient stone row and tall standing stone, and enjoy stunning 360 degrees views. We’ll pick ripe whortleberries along the way, and hear tales of local rogues, and understand why Laughter Tor is no laughing matter!
COST: £10 for friends/partners of runners - booking for this walk is done alongside registration for other festival events.
Older, engaged teenagers are welcome to join us.
Group size is limited, so pre-booking essential.
LEVEL: Moderate. The walk is suitable for adults (and older, engaged teens/children) with a good fitness level. The terrain includes a couple of uphill climbs, a river crossing via stepping stones, some tussocky grass, and a couple of small boggy patches.
TIME: 9.15 for 9.30am walking start at HUCCABY FARM, HEXWORTHY, PRINCETOWN, PL20 6SB. We aim to finish by 3pm.
WHAT TO WEAR/BRING: Please come prepared with sturdy hiking boots, sunscreen, waterproof jacket and trousers, a warm layer, walking poles, drinks, lunch and snacks.
Dogs by arrangement only please. (They must be well behaved with people and other dogs, not worry livestock or ground nesting birds, and be under close control/on a lead for the duration of the walk.)
CANCELLATION: Sorry no refunds if you can't attend.
RISK: No liability accepted for accidents or incidents.