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Buckland in the Moor Circular

Nat Park - Dartmoor

County/Area - Devon

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.3 miles / 10.2 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Grade - easy/mod

Start - OS grid reference SX742761
Lat 50.571061 // Long -3.777832
Postcode TQ13 7TT (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

Starting from Hemsworthy Gate this Dartmoor walk explores open moorland, several rocky tors and passes through the attractive village of Buckland in the Moor with its fine parish church. The route follows paths and tracks across the moorland with some road walking. The views throughout the walk are excellent.

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