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Named logoTwo Castles Trail

38 km / 24 miles

Cornwall, Devon
The Trail follows river valleys, ridge roads, open downland and woods away from the northern edges of Dartmoor, linking the imposing Norman castles at Okehampton and Launceston. The Trail is coincident with the West Devon Way between Okehampton and Bridestowe. The Trail links with the Tamar Valley Discovery Trail and the West Devon Way to form a circuit of approximately 90 miles, dubbed the 'West Devon Triangle'.


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Attributes
Downland/Wolds; River; Heritage
Start
SX589952 - Okehampton, Devon
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Finish
SX330847 - Launceston, Cornwall
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External PDF
Two Castles Trail (Devon County Council - 2010)
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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
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38.2 Km (23.7 miles)
859 m (2,818 ft) ascent
357 m (1,171 ft)  maximum height