Dartmoor Nature Tours

Discover Dartmoor's wildlife with a professional local guide  



I will be leading a foray at Hembury Woods for the National Trust on Sunday September 29th starting at 10.00. Hembury Woods is a good site for fungi and we always find a good range of species there. Cost is £5.00 per adult (under 16s free of charge). Because of limited numbers BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL. To make a booking please contact The National Trust Office on 01626 834748 or me (details below).

Telephone (0785 8421 148) or e-mail me at enquiries@dartmoornaturetours.co.uk if you need more information about any of these events.


Why not try this ideal day out on Dartmoor visiting some of the areas amazing Bronze Age features such as Merrivale Stone Rows and circles, Grimspound Village and Round Houses and the remains of The Industrial Era.

The tour can be tailored to your requirements.

Sample Itinerary

09.30 or 10.00 Pick Up From Hotel or Agreed Meeting Point

Drive to Merrivale OR Walk around Haytor to see Haytor Quarries, The Granite Railway (1820), Bronze Age Hut Circles, Hound Tor Medieval Village (abandoned in 14th Century) and Kitty Jays Grave.

Lunch at Local Pub or Picnic depending on your requirements.

Afternoon - Grimspound Bronze Age Settlement and a 2 hour walk along Hameldown and the Challacombe Valley OR a visit to Postbridge (historic clapper bridge) Widecombe Church & Village.

Return to Hotel Meeting Point at 17.00 hours approx..

Charge is £65.00 per tour including our travel time to and from the Pick up or Meeting Place

Please contact me by e-mail (enquiries@dartmoornaturetours.co.uk) or telephone (0785 8421 148) for further information