Visit the ruins of Hound Tor medieval village on Dartmoor and discover the legend of Bowerman’s Nose

Dartmoor Tor

This guided walk takes place on 27th August as part of the 2019 Dartmoor Walking Festival. Friendly walkers accommodation available at Sparrowhawk Backpackers just 5 miles away.

The 2019  Dartmoor Walking Festival will be held from Saturday 24th August until Sunday 1st September 2019 in conjunction with the National Disabled Ramblers.   You can see the walks schedule here.

The walk on 27th August, starting at Hound Tor Car Park is an opportunity to have a guided tour of the houses and barns that form this 13th century village. This walk of about 1 mile is over comparatively easy ground but does involve the ascent of the tor. Booking is required to attend.  Contact ir.johnstone@hotmail.co.uk

Sparrowhawk hostel is an Eco Hostel in the heart of Morehampstead a small moorland town.  Book via the IHUK website or the hostel’s own site for best rates for both you and the hostel owner. Photo ©VisitBritain/Guy Richards

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