North Bovey picture perfect
1 hour walks

North Bovey is one of the most idyllic villages in Devon. It is quite isolated and ,perhaps because of this,the village has retained its original charm.

Point of InterestVillage
stepping stones
old log bridge
park-like scenery
parkingNorth Bovey Free Car Park
Moretonhampstead Pay & Display Car Park
the Ring of Bells

Walk 1 Moretonhampstead (5 miles)

Difficulty

Access is tricky,following narrow lanes. However ,the walk can also start at Moretonhampstead.

North Bovey

The village has a free carpark and a delightful pub ,the Ring of Bells

The walk
This most varied circular walk includes a long & narrow stone bridge,stepping stones (which can be bypassed),& magnificent views of Dartmoor
There are several steady climbs and one steep descent. Much of the landscape assumes the appearance of an estate/park created by the second Viscount Hambleden.

The walk follows part of the Dartmoor Way and if you are in the area twe highly recommend this walk

terrain:
tracks bridle,footpaths
country lanes
main roads
0 %
2%
quality of track
***
stiles
several
  
  
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There is one steep climb.

North Bovey to Moretonhampstead walk

North Bovey Walk

 Walks near North Bovey:
  
 Moretonhampstead
Moretonhamstead ,gateway to Dartmoor,is an ideal town for walkers to explore the lush edge of the moor.
  
 
 Lustleigh
Delightful walks from a very picturesque village into a most unspoilt and dramatic part of Devon
  
  
 Christow
Delightful walk from this picturesque village to Tottiford Reservoir.
  

Walk 2 Hospit Cross & Stepping Stones (3.7 miles)

stepping stones North Bovey
  
Difficulty

This delightful walk ,which is a shorter version of walk 1,starts at North Bovey's church.

Note :You do not need to cross the river using stepping stones.

Route:

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North Bovey to Moretonhampstead walk