Walking in the Tamar Valley

For more information on Walking in the Tamar Valley, please visit https://www.tamarvalley-nl.org.uk/discover-explore/walking/

Bat Walks

For more information on the Bat Project, please visit http://devonbatproject.org/

Local Area Walks

Tavistock Country Bus - Bus and Boots Walks   This route covers a 6 mile stretch of the Tamar Valley,
Today’s walk was not the one advertised in the current programme, it was changed due to NewBridge at Gunnislake being
The Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is ready and waiting to be discovered.  Find plenty to enjoy in
The inky blue water in the River Lynher appeared to be barely moving today as we watched it flow beneath
Saturday 20th January 2024 at 10:30am - Duration 1-2hrs Meet 10am at Gunnislake car park for car share, or 10.30am
Friday 24th May at 8.30pm An evening walk to see and hear the bats living in the Tamar Valley Book
During the next two weeks we will be walking along different sections of Drake’s Trail which you are sure to
Once again we will be following part of the Discovery Trail but this time as it travels beside the River
Today is Wednesday 1st May or May Day and is celebrated in many different ways throughout the world so before recounting how our
Once at the scattered village of Yelverton just five miles north of Plymouth we wasted no time signing in and


The Society works alongside the Parish Council to ensure that the footpath network is checked at least three times a year to make certain that use is not denied.  They also organise regular walks.
Website: http://cfs.btck.co.uk/
Email: calstockfootpath@gmail.com

Tamar Trails

There are over 25km of walking trails for you to explore from the Tamar Trails Centre. These hiking trails will lead you through the woods to breathtaking views of the Tamar valley and a landscape shaped by the area’s mining heritage.  Situated between Tavistock and Callington on the Devon Cornwall border, the walking trails are here for everyone to enjoy.
Website: http://www.tamartrails.co.uk/walking/

Devon Public Rights of Way – Devon County Council


Public Rights of Way Interactive Mapping – Cornwall Council

From 17 January 2018 Cornwall Council have decided to adopt and implement the notation as defined in Schedule 1 of Regulation 3 of ‘The Wildlife and Countryside (Definitive Maps and Statements) Regulations 1993’ and added to by ‘Advice Note No 22’ from the Rights of Way Section of The Planning Inspectorate (with regard to the notation for restricted byway), such that:

  • Footpaths – magenta, (purple) solid line
  • Bridleways – green, solid line
  • Byways – brown, solid line
  • Restricted Byways – green, broken line

Click on the link below to view the interactive map, this shows all public rights of way throughout Cornwall.

Public Rights of Way interactive map

You can also find the locations of schools, leisure centres, libraries, household waste recycling centres, salting routes, safety cameras and many other layers throughout Cornwall. You can zoom to a specific area by entering a location i.e. towns and villages, street or postcode, in the search box on the map.

I Walk Cornwall

The below content is provided by https://www.iwalkcornwall.co.uk, clicking on the below links will open a new window and direct you to the above website.