Exploring Bowerman’s Nose and The Two Moors Way
Follow the Two Blondes as they explore the dramatic countryside around the Two Moors way and Bowerman's nose in Dartmoor - while being followed by a film crew for ITVs Britain's Favourite Walks
Walking route: 14.6km, Difficulty: Moderate
Open Silver Sunday
Walking route: 16.2km, Difficulty: Moderate
Open Silver Saturday
Walking route: 16.1km, Difficulty: Moderate
Ringstead/Chaldon Herring | Ringstead /Chaldon Herring
Walking route: 16.1km, Difficulty: Energetic
Poundbury to K R
Other route: 15.8km, Difficulty: Leisurely
Litton Cheney round trip
Other route: 13.7km, Difficulty: Leisurely
Use the map type in the top left to choose OS Explorer for walking maps, or OS landranger for cycling or driving maps.
Sunny Gardens, in WEYMOUTH
Sleeps: 6, Bedrooms: 3
Welcoming detached cottage in Weymouth, just over a mile from the seafront. Cosy accommodation with large enclosed garden. Well placed for exploring the coastline and countryside of Dorset.
Old Higher Lighthouse Stopes Cottage, in PORTLAND BILL
Sleeps: 4, Bedrooms: 2
Delightful, single-storey, Grade II listed cottage linked to Old Higher Lighthouse at Portland Bill on Dorset's Jurassic Coast. Amazing views. Shared access to lighthouse observatory. Shared use of seasonal outdoor heated pool and Jacuzzi.
Old Higher Lighthouse Branscombe Lodge, in PORTLAND BILL
Sleeps: 4, Bedrooms: 2
Charming detached Grade II listed lighthouse cottage at Portland Bill on Dorset's Jurassic Coast. Upside down accommodation with sensational sea views. Shared access to Lighthouse observatory. Shared use of heated pool and Jacuzzi.
Five Classic West Country Winter Walks
Perhaps it’s the bright, crisp days, perhaps it’s the bracing winds, but winter makes walking in the West Country a real delight. Whether you’re looking for a blast of fresh air amid the festivities or have resolved to do more exercise, hiking the region’s coast paths and moors will put plenty of pep in your step. So we asked local Ordnance Survey #GetOutside Champion Belinda Dixon to come up with some routes that show the west off at its winter best.
What is letterboxing?
If you’re looking for a family fun day out in the Dartmoor National Park, then why not try out one of the most unique activities the area has to offer – letterboxing. Similar to orienteering, it’s something which you can do either on your own or with your family. It’s also a great way to explore and discover more about the local area. Here’s everything you need to know about letterboxing…