Tavistock – Ashburton Packhorse Track (The TA Track)

Grade:Strenuous Strenuous, 28 km / 17.4 miles, 600 m total ascent

This walk does not enter any of the Military Firing Ranges.

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Reference: Many thanks to Dave Hamnett for providing the grid references and location description details for all of the TA guide stones. Eric Hemery’s ‘Walking Dartmoor’s Ancient Tracks’ has been utilised considerably for this route.

Route Planning Page (Military Firing Schedule/ Areas, Weather and Permitted Wild Camping Areas)

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