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!
This stunning walk is a new offering at the 'Something Wild Trail Running Festival' 2018 following the 10K runners route https://www.something-wild.co.uk/
COST: £10 for friends/partners of runners
Or £12 standard.
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.)
CAMPING is available if wanted https://www.something-wild.co.uk/huccaby-farm-camp-site/
Secure baggage drop, parking, toilets & showers are provided at the festival site.
CANCELLATION: Sorry no refunds if you can't attend.
RISK: No liability accepted for accidents or incidents.