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
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
Follow the path up the north side of the Bovey

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Into the nature reserve at Rudge Wood
Into the nature reserve at Rudge Wood

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At Hisley bridge turn right and then right again
At Hisley bridge turn right and then right again

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Climbing through the woodland
Climbing through the woodland

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View south to Black Hill
View south to Black Hill

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A wood ant nest
A wood ant nest

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Wood ants
Wood ants

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

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Higher Hisley with a stone roofed ash house
Higher Hisley with a stone roofed ash house

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A view south over Bovey Tracy to the coast
A view south over Bovey Tracy to the coast

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The stream just before Wrayland
The stream just before Wrayland

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Thatched cottages at Wrayland
Thatched cottages at Wrayland

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Thatched cottages at Wrayland
Thatched cottages at Wrayland

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Thatched cottages at Wrayland
Thatched cottages at Wrayland

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Thatched cottages at Wrayland
Thatched cottages at Wrayland

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Thatched cottages at Wrayland
Thatched cottages at Wrayland

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Thatched cottages at Wrayland
Thatched cottages at Wrayland

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Under the old railway bridge at Lustleigh
Under the old railway bridge at Lustleigh

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Lustleigh Orchard
Lustleigh Orchard

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Lustleigh Orchard
Lustleigh Orchard

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Crossing the stream again
Crossing the stream again

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Following the path to Sanduck
Following the path to Sanduck

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Appoaching Higher Combe
Appoaching Higher Combe

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Higher Combe
Higher Combe

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Great banks of climbing roses on the woodland edge
Great banks of climbing roses on the woodland edge

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Boulders in Sanduck Grove
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
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
View of moretonhampstead

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View of Wray Cleave
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.
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.
the Wray Valley Trail.

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the Wray Valley Trail.
the Wray Valley Trail.

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the Wray Valley Trail.
the Wray Valley Trail.

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the Wray Valley Trail.
the Wray Valley Trail.

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End of the Wray Valley Trail at Lustleigh.
End of the Wray Valley Trail at Lustleigh.

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the Wray Valley Trail.
the Wray Valley Trail.

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Higher Knowle Wood
Higher Knowle Wood

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Then down the byway to Knowle
Then down the byway to Knowle

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Double arched railway bridge jsut south of Knowle
Double arched railway bridge jsut south of Knowle

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