Cornwood, Hall Cross, Moor Cross

Circular walk from Cornwood, some on roads, skirting the Western edge of Hangar Down.

Technical sheet
No. 4557337
A Cornwood walk posted on 14/01/21 by John Oven. Update : 22/02/21
Calculated time Calculated time: 2h00[?]
Distance Distance : 3.74mi
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 364ft
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 377ft
Highest point Highest point : 656ft
Lowest point Lowest point : 292ft
Average Difficulty : Average
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Area Area : Dartmoor
Location Location : Cornwood
Starting point Starting point : N 50.420929° / W 3.964082°
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Description

(D/A) Starting from Cornwood Square, head northeast passing Cornwood Village Stores. Continue on the lane to Vicarage Bridge.

(1) Continue on road, ignoring left turn to Yeo, past Wisdome Farm. Continue uphill for about 1km.

(2) About 25m before Hall Cross (signposted), turn sharp right through the gate on to the footpath. Follow the stone walled path.

(3) Pass through gate and cross path to the field. Following footpath signs across 2 fields.

(4) Pass through the gate onto the lane. Turn right and walk to Hangar Cottage.

(5) Take right turn after Hangar Cottage. Continue downhill to Coriander Cottage at Moor Cross.

(6) Turn right onto the road taking you back to Cornwood Square.(D/A)

Waypoints :
D/A : mi 0 - alt. 410ft - Cornwood Square
1 : mi 0.67 - alt. 390ft - Vicarage Bridge
2 : mi 1.51 - alt. 656ft - Hall Cross
3 : mi 2.07 - alt. 482ft - Gate
4 : mi 2.37 - alt. 459ft - Gate
5 : mi 2.77 - alt. 430ft - Hangar Cottage
6 : mi 3.02 - alt. 295ft - Bond Street
D/A : mi 3.74 - alt. 410ft - Cornwood Square

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