|Walk 1 (9.5 miles)||Walk 2 (2.9 miles)||Walk 3 (3.3 miles one way)|
|Gidleigh||River Teign||Chagford to Drogo|
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Chagford Town ,river Teign,
The octagonal market house dates from 1862 replacing an older building affectionately known by the locals as 'The Shambles'.
It boasts several pubs, tea rooms and shops.
Near the school or Chagford Pay & Display Car Park
Walk 1 to Gidleigh (9.5 miles)
A This most enjoyable walk takes you along the ever babbling river Teign following part of the Two Moors Way and Dartmoor Way - see hiking routes.
B Gidleigh is worth seeing for its church and private ruins of a fortified medieval manor.
C Nearest pub to Gidleigh is the Northmore Arms in Wonsonsouth of Throwleigh ( 20 mins walk from Gidleigh church).
It has lots of character with a large open fire,even in summer! - a visit is highly recommended.
D Footbridge across the Teign
E Anyone for Cricket? Statues on a private lawn.
|2 hrs 50 mins|
145 - 320 m
quality of track
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Walk 2 along the Teign (2.9 miles)
A most pleasant 1 hour circular walk,partly along the river Teign,giving you a real flavour of the majestic Teign Valley.
Park at P&D Car Park
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Walk 3 Chagford to Drogo (3.3 miles)
This is a delightful linear walk to castle Drogo following the river Teign,ideal if you want to have some refreshments at castle Drogo or see/visit the castle - see map to download route..
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Chagford to Drogo 3.3 miles 1hr 10 mins
|Walks near Chagford:|
|Castle Drogo Walks.|
|Three delightful walks near Castle Drogo,Drewsteignton ,ideal any time of the year!.|
|Moretonhamstead ,gateway to Dartmoor,is an ideal town for walkers to explore the lush edge of the moor.|
|Carefully selected walks with easy car access!|