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Stylised walker/church on hilltopWest Devon Way

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:

Waymark: Stylised walker/church on hilltop
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Stylised walker/church on hilltop
Attributes: Challenging
Cycle Route
Moorland
Start: SX589953 - Okehampton, Devon View on StreetMap
Finish: SX503529 - Radford Castle, Hooe Lake, Plymouth, Plymouth View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Explore Devon - West Devon Way

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External PDF West Devon Way  (Devon County Council  - 2010 ) Download

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 191, 201
OS Landranger Active 191, 201
OS Explorer 20, 28, 108, 112, 113
OS Explorer Active 20, 28, 108, 112, 113

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Overcombe House  (bookable online)
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Haddington House Apartments  (bookable online)
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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

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