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Great Links Tor & Widgery Cross from the Fox & Hounds
Introduction to Walk 2908

Photo from the walk - Great Links Tor & Widgery Cross from the Fox & Hounds

Nat Park - Dartmoor

County/Area - Devon

Author - Jake Robertson

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 1000 feet / 303 metres

Time - 3 hours 30 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Dartmoor walk takes you to the summit of Great Links Tor with marvellous views into Cornwall. The route also includes Brat Tor, Arms Tor and Widgery Cross. 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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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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