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Bellever Tor & Postbridge from Bellever
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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

Time - 3 hours 20 minutes

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 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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