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Exeter & District Group

We are the Exeter and District Ramblers. We open the way for everyone in our local community to enjoy the pleasures of walking.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking

Overview

We ascend the lane to Bonehill, cross Bonehill  Down and Holwell Lawn to reach Hound Tor. We continue to Jay’s Grave and Natsworthy, then up to and along the ridge of Hamel Down, descending into Widecombe via Kingshead. This walk is primarily along well-marked tracks, with splendid views from Hamel Down.

Sunday, 4 February 2024
Start time:
10:30 am
Estimated finish time:
4:00 pm
Difficulty:
Moderate
Distance:
14.5km / 9.0mi
Ascent:
N/A
Type:
circular

If you would like to join this walk, please notify the leaders, preferably by email, so that they can inform you of any late changes to arrangements.

Starting point

Grid reference:
SX 71909 76883
Nearest postcode:
TQ13 7TA
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relishes.releases.fortunate
Start time:
10:30 am

Widecombe in the Moor Car Park. Map: OL28.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking