Editor's Blog

On a misty Dartmoor day: up the Cowsic and down the Devonport Leat

A lovely circular walk from Two Bridges, taking in literature, industrial and prehistoric archaeology, ponies, tors, rivers, leats and woodland.

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Benefits of Dartmoor (or anywhere!) springtime 'work walking'

The editor of Dartmoor Magazine reflects on how walking on the moor benefits both body and mind.

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Trouble at Wistman's Wood, Dartmoor

What’s been going on at this very special place on Dartmoor recently?

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A trip down a Dartmoor memory lane

We’re back to ‘keeping local’ again – encouraging the editor of Dartmoor Magazine to revisit some old haunts

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Happy Christmas – and a peaceful and positive 2021 – from Dartmoor Magazine

A splendid circular walk from Fernworthy Reservoir to the upper North Teign valley and Grey Wethers stone circles

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What to do when you're (temporarily) 'over-Dartmoor-ed'

The editor of Dartmoor Magazine recharges her batteries with away days to Exmoor and the Quantocks!

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Autumn comes to Dartmoor

A lovely circular autumn walk utilising a section of the Mariners Way… with a surprise in store

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Missing Widecombe Fair... and Dartmoor shows over the summer of 2020

A look back at an exceptional summer of ‘no shows’ on Dartmoor – with memories of past times at Widecombe Fair

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Haytor – from all angles! A stroll around a Dartmoor landmark

An exploration of Haytor Down (in celebration of the 200th anniversary of the Granite Tramway)… to find out much, much more get hold of a copy of the autumn 2020 issue of Dartmoor Magazine!

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A chance to visit some Dartmoor area gardens – 'face to face' or in 'parallel universe' mode!

Dartmoor’s gardens adjust to life under (and after) lockdown… and have come up with some creative new ways of letting the public in!

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Hembury Woods, Dartmoor: A Spring Diary

Spring unfurls in Dartmoor’s Hembury Woods… and on the Dartmoor Way from Shipley Bridge to Ashburton

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Bluebells and beech leaves: springtime walks from home on Dartmoor

Three circular springtime walks from Steward Cottages in the Wray Valley, Dartmoor

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