Welcome to
Dartmoor National Park

Wild, open moorlands and deep river valleys, with a rich history and rare wildlife, Dartmoor is a unique place

Planning your visit

Everything you need to know before you come to Dartmoor. From Visitor Centres to parking and toilets – all the essentials in one place.

Start planning

Extreme Risk of Fire

No open fires or BBQs on Common land. Due to the prolonged dry weather and the very high fire risk a temporary ban has been introduced.

Help prevent fires

Warning! Very high fire risk. Open fires and BBQs are banned

Enjoy Dartmoor: Your official guide to the National Park

The Dartmoor Line now open

New Dartmoor Local Plan has been adopted

Farming in Protected Landscapes scheme open for applications

Donate for Dartmoor

A living Working Landscape

Dartmoor is home to 34,000 people. Find out about the support we offer residents and businesses; from advice on making planning applications, to support for our moorland hill farmers

Living and working