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Spindle Berry FlowerDevonshire Heartland Way

69 km / 43 miles

The Devonshire Heartland Way runs between Okehampton and the village of Stoke Canon, just north of Exeter. A west-to-east route across pastoral Devon, starting with Dartmoor backdrops, it uses ancient footpaths, bridleways and some minor roads the route takes in Sampford Courtenay, North Tawton, where it links with the Tarka Trail, Down St Mary, where it links with the Two Moors Way; Colebrooke, Yeoford and Crediton before finishing at Stoke Canon. The logo for the trail has a Spindle Berry Flower on it. You should be able to see many growing in the hedgerows en-route.


Path Type: Other Paths
Waymark: Spindle Berry Flower Waymark: Spindle Berry Flower
Attributes: Average Gradients; River
SX592945 - Okehampton, Devon
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SX938980 - Stoke Canon, Exeter, Devon
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Open Date: 2005
Web Sites: Travel Wessex - Devon Heartland Way

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Booklet: Devon Heartland Way (Devon County Council)
Booklet: Walking Trails in Devon (Devon County Council)


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OS Landranger: 191192
OS Landranger Active: 191192
OS Explorer: 28113114
OS Explorer Active: 28113114

Walking Support Providers:

Support Providers: Walking, Hiking and Cycling Holidays (Let's Go Walking! Ltd)

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

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Hostel Accommodation: Okehampton YHA, Klondyke Road, Okehampton < 1 Km < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Bracken Tor (Dartmoor) YHA, Saxon Gate, Okehampton 2 Km < 1 Km

Connected Paths:

Paths Marked on OS mapping: Dartmoor Way; Exe Valley Way; Tarka Trail; Two Castles Trail; Two Moors Way (Devon Coast to Coast); West Devon Way
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Other Paths: Celtic Way The Exmoor Option; Dartmoor Ramble; Granite Way; Land's End Trail; Mary Michael Pilgrims Way; Tarka Trail Southern Section
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Route Profile:

69.3 Km (43.1 miles)
1,139 m (3,737 ft) ascent
238 m (781 ft)  maximum height