Merrivale where trains once meandered through ritual landscapes
1 hour walks

Merrivale is steeped in ancient history with an abundance of stone rows and circles.

Point of Interest

stone rows
Disused Railway

Dismantled Railway
Dismantled railway

PLEASE NOTE:

THIS WALK IS CURRENTLY NOT SUPPORTED DUE TO A RECENTLY REPORTED ACCESS ISSUE

 

This truly delightful walk follows part of the now dismantled Princeton to Tavistock railway - old quarries ,bridges ,leading nowhere and halts without people create fascinating reminders of a bygone era.

Walks near Merrivale:

 

Lydford,

 

Mary Tavy

 

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length:
4.2 miles
time:
1 hr 45 mins
terrain:
tracks bridle,paths
lanes
main roads
5 mins
2%
altitude range
201 - 3 56m
quality of track
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parking

Small Car Park nr Merrivale

elevation

There is one steady climb.

 

Merrivale Walk