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Eylesbarrow & Sheeps Tor
Introduction to Walk 1083

Photo from the walk - Eylesbarrow & Sheeps Tor

Nat Park - Dartmoor

County/Area - Devon

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 1020 feet / 309 metres

Time - 5 hours 0 minutes

Grade - moderate

This Dartmoor walk includes Eylesbarrow, Ditsworthy Warren and Sheeps Tor. In addition an amazing collection of antiquities seen during the walk and there is some wonderful Dartmoor scenery and many other interesting sights to see. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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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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