Walking through Dartmoor’s Myths and Legends

The Experience
Enjoy a guided walk through a landscape that is rich in history, stories and myths. Listen to your guides
experiences of living and working on Dartmoor. This experience will transport you back into a time where pixies, ghosts and witchcraft were part of the daily life on Dartmoor! Learn of the story of the man who fell down a mine shaft and his faithful dog saved his life yet the dog can still be seen within the area. For lunch you will visit a traditional pub, which is said to be haunted.

 

Highlights

  • Learn about the myths and legends of the area with a local historian and author who also has many stories of his own to tell
  • Walk through the dramatic landscape where the legends have taken place
  • Enjoy lunch in one of the highest inns in England with some wonderful views across the moors, the fire in the pub has reportedly been burning for nearly 200 years
  • Chance to collect some special letterbox stamps

The Detail

  • Experience duration – 3 hours
  • Recommended group – 3-15
  • Cost per person – Please inquire
  • Fitness level required – Moderate
  • Refreshments and meals – included

(c) Daniel Wildey Photography

Further information

  • Contact: Paul Rendell
  • Telephone : 01837 547 27
  • Email: paul.dartmoor@virgin.net
  • Website: www.paulrendelldartmoor.co.uk
  • Trade Contact: Paul Rendell