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Drakes Trail Tavistock

Dartmoor, Devon, The Uk
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Drakes Trail
Drakes Trail Well it was a bit of a strange day but yesterday morning I had a lovely walk along Drakes Trail which runs from Tavistock all the way to Horrabridge. The converted railway line is a fantastic walk for all types of people. Those after an afternoon stroll, dog…

Why I love Devon

Devon, Family, The Uk
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There’s one simple reason why i love living in Devon and that’s the vast range of weather and scenery. This week i was in work, driving across Dartmoor between Tavistock and Okehampton when i felt compelled to stop and take a couple of photographs. Dartmoor in itself is a funny…

Fernworthy Reservoir

Dartmoor, Devon, The Uk
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Fernworthy Reservoir is located near to Chagford in Devon and was constructed between 1936 and 1942. The reservoir is surrounded by forest and moorland and covers approximately 37 hectares. At it’s deepest point, when full, the reservoir is around 64ft deep and holds somewhere in the region of 380 million…

Beautiful Dartmoor

Dartmoor, Devon
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Following on from my post What a difference a day makes, it certainly does when you live on Dartmoor! No matter what the weather Dartmoor is always beautiful in my mind, just thought i’d upload a few photos of my wander with Stanley the dog this morning. It’s so bright…

What a difference a day makes!

Dartmoor, Devon, The Uk
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What a difference a day makes – too true. This wonderful song by Dinah Washington has to have been made for Dartmoor! I took Stanley dog out for a walk this morning and as soon as i got up onto the moors this song popped into my head. Yesterday morning…

Evening Dartmoor Walk

Dartmoor, Devon, The Uk
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Evening Dartmoor Walk Every evening one of us gets out of the house with Stan the dog for a while for his evening walk. Yesterday was my chance to get out of the madhouse and take him for a run on Dartmoor near to our house. As i’ve said previously…

Pew Tor – Devon

Dartmoor, Devon, The Uk
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Pew Tor – Devon Last week we decided to go for a little walk up on Pew Tor on Dartmoor, which is just a short distance from Tavistock in Devon. There are plenty of great places to park and then there’s a short walk up to the top of the…

Buckland Abbey

Devon, Family, The Uk
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Many years ago we were members of the National Trust but because at that time, we have very young children we cancelled as we found we were not able to us it as much as we wanted. Recently however, now our children are a bit older we decided to take…

Burrator Reservoir

Dartmoor, Devon, Family, The Uk
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Burrator Reservoir What started as a cold and cloudy November day ended in beautiful sunshine and an ice cream at Burrator Reservoir. The day started and it was quite dreary but as many other people who live on Dartmoor will tell you, it can quickly change. Within a few hours…

Cadover Bridge

Dartmoor, Devon, The Uk
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Cadover Bridge Cadover Bridge is another of our favourite places on Dartmoor. You can find Cadover Bridge between Yelverton and Wotter. It’s a very pleasant spot which can become quite busier during good weather. There’s a lovely car park at Cadover Bridge where you’ll often be able to find an…
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