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YHA Dartmoor

Postbridge, Devon, England

YHA Dartmoor in Postbridge, Devon, England
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About YHA Dartmoor

Surrounded by the open moorland and forest of Dartmoor National Park, YHA Dartmoor is a rural retreat with good access to off-road routes for walking and mountain biking. Dartmoor ponies can be spotted in the local area as they venture in to graze.


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Postbridge, Dartmoor in Devon

Postbridge (19 Pictures)

(1.1 miles, 1.7 km)

Postbridge is a tiny hamlet, yet this richly wooded area, at the heart of the moor has become a natural starting point for the thousands of visitors who annually come to explore the splendour and wonders of the moor...

River Dart

Dartmeet (15 Pictures)

(2.7 miles, 4.4 km, direction S)

A popular tourist and beauty spot on Dartmoor. It is the meeting point of the two major tributaries of the River Dart: the East Dart and West Dart. Dartmeet to Chagford: Two Bridges, Devon

Two Bridges (3 Pictures)

(3.0 miles, 4.9 km, direction SW)

Two Bridges is the junction of the two major routes across central Dartmoor, and thus attracts a lot of visitors in the summer...

Dartmoor ponies at Princetown, Devon. May 2006

Princetown (4 Pictures)

(4.4 miles, 7.1 km, direction SW)

Princetown is the highest village within the Dartmoor National Park, some call it the bleakest centre of the moors which is probably largely due to the town being the home of notorious Dartmoor Prison...

Church of St Peter, Buckland in the Moor, Devon

Buckland in the Moor (10 Pictures)

(4.8 miles, 7.8 km, direction SE)

This is one of Devon's "dream villages" with an attractive small church dating from the 13th century and a cluster of picturesque thickly thatched country cottages with the most "English" of country gardens...

Chagford from Meldon Hill

Chagford (8 Pictures)

(7.0 miles, 11.2 km, direction NE)

With haunting scenery, quaint cottages, pretty streets and alleyways Chagford has something for everyone...

Gidleigh Church, on the edge of Dartmoor

Gidleigh (3 Pictures)

(7.1 miles, 11.4 km, direction N)

The small wooded village of Gidleigh stands in superb wooded countryside at the heart of the Dartmoor National Park...

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Looking down the Okement, Dartmoor National Park, Devon

Dartmoor National Park (793 Pictures)

(0.2 miles, 0.3 km)

An exploration of the hauntingly beautiful Dartmoor National Park cannot be under-taken in just one short visit. To truly explore.....

One of the huts at the Bronze-Age village of Grimspound, on Dartmoor

Grimspound (4 Pictures)

(3.6 miles, 5.8 km, direction NE)

Dartmoor often makes its visitors uneasy with haunting tales of terror as immortalised in the stories of Conan Doyle, and this.....

Grey Wethers Stone Circle, near Okehampton, Devon

Grey Wethers Stone Circle (1 Pictures)

(3.8 miles, 6.1 km, direction N)

This unique double ringed circle is less dramatic than most and is interesting for the fact that the circles lie side by side.....

Fernworthy Stone Circle, near Chagford, Devon

Fernworthy Stone Circle (1 Pictures)

(4.3 miles, 6.9 km, direction N)

Fernworthy Stone Circles are set against the majestic backdrop of some of Dartmoor's highest peaks, in a beautiful forest spot.....

Kitty Jay's Grave, near Widecombe on the moor, Devon

Jay's Grave (1 Pictures)

(5.1 miles, 8.2 km, direction E)

As English legends go, that of Jay's Grave is a very sad and lonely one. The ancient Dartmoor legend of Jay's Grave is about a.....

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Hound Tor Medieval Village (1 Pictures)

(5.6 miles, 8.9 km, direction E)

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