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Bellever Tor & Postbridge from Bellever
Introduction to Walk 3201

Photo from the walk - Bellever Tor & Postbridge from Bellever

Nat Park - Dartmoor

County/Area - Devon

Author - Martyn Hanks

Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This circular Dartmoor walk visits one of the many granite tors that dot the landscape. Bellever Tor rises to 1475 feet above sea level and offers some good views over the surrounding landscape. The walk also visits the village of Postbridge with its ancient clapper bridge. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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Walking on Dartmoor

Walking on DartmoorThis guidebook contains route descriptions for 42 day walks in the Dartmoor National Park and its surrounding area. The walks all vary in length from 2 to 12 miles long and each route is graded by difficulty from easy to moderate or hard. Most of the walks are circular with a few longer routes that are linear and involve ascents of tors.
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