Exeter and District Ramblers

at the Heart of Walking in Devon

 

 

 

DateStartTitleDistanceGradeContact
Sunday, 27th May
10:30am at SHIPLEY BRIDGE
SX680628 / TQ10 9EL
SHIPLEY BRIDGE, AVON DAM, HUNTINGDON CROSS THEN TWO MOORS WAY WINDING DOWN TO GLASSCOMBE BALL AND RETURN.12mile / 19.3km
Moderate
Leader
COLIN & MARGARET
01392 874028
Sunday, 3rd June
10:30am at ROBOROUGH COMMON: Arrive at starting point via A386, and then 1.5 miles north of Roborough roundabout, turn right (ie, northeast) on a minor road for c 1 mile.
SX518650 / PL20 6JD
WALK INCLUDES ROBOROUGH DOWN, SHAUGH BRIDGE HALT, LEIGHBEER TUNNEL, LEIGHBEER FARM, CONFLUENCE OF RIVERS MEAVY AND PLYM, DEWERSTONE COTTAGE, GOODAMEAVY BRIDGE, THEN WEST DEVON WAY TO CHUB TOR AND RETURN. ROUTE INCLUDES THE PLYMOUTH LEAT, TWO RIVERS, OLD RAILWAY TRACK AND TUNNEL, AND THE PLYMOUTH AND DARTMOOR HORSE DRAWN TRAMWAY.9.5mile / 15.3km
Moderate
Leader
COLIN & MARGARET
01392 874028
Sunday, 10th June
10:30am at BELSTONE VILLAGE CAR PARK (free)
SX621938 / EX20 1RB
THIS WALK WAS ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED FOR THE FIRST SUNDAY OF 2018 BUT WE WERE DEFEATED BY THE WEATHER! BEST NOT TO PREDICT THE WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR EARLY JUNE, BUT THE LANDSCAPE REMAINS THE SAME. THE ROUTE TAKES IN BELSTONE TOR, HIGHER TOR, AND OKE TOR BEFORE HEADING FARTHER ALONG THE RIDGE THEN TURNING TOWARDS YES TOR AND HIGH WILLHAYS. WE DROP DOWN TO PASS WEST MILL TOR AND ADMIRE ROW TOR - WITHOUT CLIMBING - EN ROUTE TO OUR START POINT.10.5mile / 16.9km
Strenuous
Leader
LES BRIGHT
01392 424696
Sunday, 17th June
10:30am at CASTLE NEROCHE FORESTRY COMMISSION CAR PARK.
ST273156 / TA20 3JZ
FOOTPATHS AND TRACKS WITH SHORT ROAD SECTIONS FROM CASTLE NEROCHE USING EAST DEANE WAY TO BICKENHALL, RIPLAND FARM, WOODLAND TO FROST STREET, STAPLE FITZPAINE, PERRY HALL, CROSSES FARM AND GREEN LANE BACK TO CAR PARK.8.5mile / 13.7km
Moderate
Leader
SUE JACKSON
07939717212
Sunday, 24th June
10:30am at WINSFORD
SS905350 / TA24 7JG
WITHYCOMBE, BYE COMMON, COMERS GATE, KNAPLOCK, YELLOWCOMBE LANE. A MODERATE WALK THROUGH A VARIETY OF SCENERY: FIELDS, HILLS, RIVERSIDE, WOODS, AND MOORLAND.10mile / 16.1km
Moderate
Leader
JENNY
01884821805

Friday, May 25, 2018