Where to Walk and Ride in Devon

Little Dart Ridge and Valley Walk

Trail includes especially notable viewpoints

11 mile link between the Tarka Trail and Two Moors Way in northern Devon, with a spur to the village of Chulmleigh; the route is not currently waymarked.

Passes through Witheridge at its eastern end where it meets the Two Moors Way, otherwise only the villages of Chulmleigh and Chawleigh.

Mostly valley scenery (the Little Dart); quiet and secluded pastoral and woodland landscapes. Walking is mostly fairly easy with occasional short sharp climbs and descents in and out of the valley.

Links with the Tarka Trail at the western end and Two Moors Way at the eastern.

Train access via the Tarka Line from Exeter to Eggesford at the western end; buses to Witheridge at the eastern end.

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Trail has parallel bus and / or train routes to allow for short lengths to be walkedTrail has parallel bus and / or train routes to allow for short lengths to be walked Trail information includes dedicated accommodation listTrail information includes dedicated accommodation list