4.Pullabrook, Bedford Bridge, Rudge Wood, Hisley Bridge, Wrayland, Lustleigh, Sanduck, Wray Barton, Wray Valley Trail, Lustleigh, Knowle. 10 miles, 16km, 540m ascent Dartmoor

2020:06:29

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Starting from the Pullabrook Car Park at Drakeford Bridge, near Lustleigh

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Follow the path up the north side of the Bovey

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Into the nature reserve at Rudge Wood

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At Hisley bridge turn right and then right again

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Climbing through the woodland

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View south to Black Hill

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A wood ant nest

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Wood ants

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Panorama: Trendlebere Down. Black Hill in the distance, Yarner Wood upper left

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Higher Hisley with a stone roofed ash house

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A view south over Bovey Tracy to the coast

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The stream just before Wrayland

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Thatched cottages at Wrayland

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Thatched cottages at Wrayland

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Thatched cottages at Wrayland

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Thatched cottages at Wrayland

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Thatched cottages at Wrayland

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Thatched cottages at Wrayland

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Under the old railway bridge at Lustleigh

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Lustleigh Orchard

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Lustleigh Orchard

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Crossing the stream again

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Following the path to Sanduck

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Appoaching Higher Combe

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Higher Combe

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Great banks of climbing roses on the woodland edge

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Boulders in Sanduck Grove

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Head right up the drive to the lane, then turn left. After that keep right at each junction until you drop down to Wray Barton

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View of moretonhampstead

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View of Wray Cleave

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At Wray Barton go down over the railway bridge, onto the A382 and turn left, and  then left again onto the Wray Valley Trail.

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the Wray Valley Trail.

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the Wray Valley Trail.

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the Wray Valley Trail.

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the Wray Valley Trail.

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End of the Wray Valley Trail at Lustleigh.

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the Wray Valley Trail.

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Higher Knowle Wood

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Then down the byway to Knowle

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Double arched railway bridge jsut south of Knowle

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