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Stylised walker/church on hilltopWest Devon Way

57 km / 35 miles

Devon, Plymouth
The Way explores the rugged and spectacular countryside on the western fringe of the Dartmoor National Park along the 18 miles between Okehampton, where it links with the Tarka Trail, and Tavistock. From there it continues a further 17 miles mainly in river valleys to Plymouth where it connects with the Erme-Plym Trail - see Two Moors Way. After Tavistock the River Walkham is crossed and below Yelverton the valleys of the Meavy and Plym are followed. The Way links with the Tamar Valley Discovery Trail and the Two Castles Trail to form a circuit of approximately 90 miles, dubbed the 'West Devon Triangle'. See Dartmoor Way.


Details:

Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Stylised walker/church on hilltop
Waymark
Stylised walker/church on hilltop
Attributes
Challenging; Cycle Route; Moorland
Start
SX589953 - Okehampton, Devon
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Finish
SX503529 - Radford Castle, Hooe Lake, Plymouth, Plymouth
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook - External PDF
West Devon Way (Devon County Council - 2010)
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Booklet
West Devon Way (Devon County Council - 2010)

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
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Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
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Overcombe House  (bookable online)
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38 Km
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3 Km
55 Km

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Downloads:

GPS Exchange Format Route File
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Route Profile:

59.7 Km (37.1 miles)
1,161 m (3,809 ft) ascent
357 m (1,171 ft)  maximum height