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High Moor Option: Tavistock to Buckfastleigh — the Dartmoor Way

High Moor Option: Tavistock to Buckfastleigh — the Dartmoor Way

26.2 mi
8.5 mph
2,250 ft
2,425 ft
Expert gravel ride. Very good fitness required. Mostly paved surfaces. Suitable for all skill levels.


More information

Includes a segment in which cycling is not permitted

You'll need to dismount and push your bike.

243 yd in total

Tour Overview

Starting Point
0.45 mi

Tavistock Viaduct

Bike Touring Highlight

8.24 mi

Road to Princetown

Bike Touring Highlight (Segment)

13.0 mi

Two Bridges

Road Cycling Highlight

18.8 mi

Combestone Tor

Bike Touring Highlight

25.6 mi

Buckfast Abbey

Bike Touring Highlight

26.2 mi



Tour Profile


Singletrack: < 109 yd
Path: 286 yd
Cycleway: 111 yd
Street: 1.56 mi
Road: 24.2 mi
State Road: 223 yd


Unpaved: < 109 yd
Paved: 9.79 mi
Asphalt: 16.2 mi
Unknown: 203 yd

Weather Forecast


planned a gravel ride.

November 13, 2020


  • Part of the Dartmoor Way, the High Moorland Link essentially turns this massive circular trail into an ultra-flexible adventure. The classic perimeter route sees some of Dartmoor’s most beautiful little villages and valleys whilst this central link gets to the remote, isolated moor proper. Think Hound

    November 13, 2020

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