Fernworthy Reservoir, Chagford

4.3
#7 of 9 in Nature in Dartmoor National Park
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  • Pay and display car park. Money goes towards butterfly conservation. We did the Potters Walk which is an easy walk on paths. Lovely views of the reservoir. Very good for dog walking  more »
  • Visited on my ten tors training walk 1. Dam face is ugly, first off, but not seen much so fine. Very peaceful, huge forest that surrounds it. Great basecamp for the high moor. Come for a small easy wa...  more »
  • For me Dartmoor is about wide open spaces. Fernworthy does not do that for me. I find the dam built, obviously of granite, somewhat forbidding. I have to confess that I used to go round it as a child ...  more »
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  • A very pretty walk and surroundings.A bit biggy in places at this time of year
  • Fernworthy is one of the greatest walks on dartmoor
  • Nice place for a walk although it's quite far all the way round. For free parking and quiet wooded walks head to the western edge
  • Peaceful, secluded

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