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Brent Tor ,Jamaica Inn
Walk 1 Mary Tavy To Brent Tor (8.6 miles)
A This delightful walk climbs steadily out of Mary Tavy following part of the Dartmoor Way on the Brentor Road.
After 0.6 miles you turn off the lane onto a track.but rejoin a bit later
B Brent Tor & the famous Church of St Michael (where Jamaica Inn was once filmed) are surrounded in numerous legends.
C North Brentor. a charming village with a church but no pub.
D Tracks to Gibbet Hill are well defined.
E Cross the A386 to Tavistock at gates - no need to walk along busy road.
F The leaning ruins of Wheal Betsy,an old engine house,was used for mining.
G There is a footpath to Mary Tavy after Kingsett farm - however,after heavy rain fall this often gets water-logged.
As there is no shelter ensure it's not a rainy day when you start this walk.
|3 hours 20 mina|
72 - 173 m
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Walk 2 Mary Tavy To Elephants Nest via Peter Tavy (5.4 miles)
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|Walks near Mary Tavy:|
|Popular pub walks to Okehampton Castle & Belstone.|
|A delightful walk to Wheal Betsy ,an old copper mine,across stunning moorland using well maintained footpaths and green lanes.|
|A most enjoyable pub walk from Mary Tavy to the famous Elephant's Nest pub.|