Hire your own private guide to the ancient moors

Tailored walks to suit interests, fitness levels, weather, dates and time.

Guided walks for individuals, families & small groups:

Hiring your own private guide is the most flexible way to enjoy a guided experience on Dartmoor. I can tailor the walk to suit interests, fitness levels, weather, dates and time.

What to expect:

Learn how Dartmoor has been shaped by its people, industry and climate, and what the future could hold for this amazing landscape. I can also teach some basic navigation along the way.

Price:

Full Day (8hr): £180 for up to two people.

Half Day (4hr): £100 for up to two people.


Example half-day itinerary:

- Delve into the Bronze age at Merrivale Antiquities and admire stone circles, stone rows, menhirs and kistvaens (burial chambers)

- Climb up to Kings Tor, and after enjoying the views from the top, head to Swell Tor Quarry to discuss the 'leftovers' from the quarry's life.

- Head over to Foggintor Quarry and clamber into the picturesque remains.

- Head back to the car park.


Example full-day itinerary:

- Delve into the Bronze age at Merrivale Antiquities and admire stone circles, stone rows, menhirs and kistvaens (burial chambers)

- Climb up to Kings Tor, and after enjoying the views from the top, head to Swell Tor Quarry to discuss the 'leftovers' from the quarry's life.

- Walk to Black Tor to have lunch by the waterfall and remains of the Blowing House

- Head over to Foggintor Quarry and clamber into the picturesque remains of one of Dartmoor's swimming spots. Discover its history and how it's used today by the MOD.

- Admire the picturesque ruins surrounding Foggintor Quarry before heading back to the car park.

More itinerary ideas
Schumacher Group Walk on Dartmoor
Two women on top of a tor on Dartmoor smiling
Group of older walkers on Dartmoor with a qualified guide
Group doing navigation with a guide on Dartmoor
Smily group of women walking on Dartmoor with a qualified guide

Get in touch . . .

You can call me on: 07715 103160 or send me an email below and I will respond as soon as possible.

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Frequently asked questions

Are there any limits on ages and abilities?

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What shall I bring on the day?

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How large can the group size be?

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Do you do walks all year round?

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Can I bring my dog?

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Do you guide walks outside of Dartmoor

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What if I want to cancel or change my booking?

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Can I buy a gift voucher?

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What can I expect on a walk with you?

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Can I still join a walking tour if I use a mobility device?

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