How can I wild camp?
- You can backpack camp on some parts of Dartmoor. This is by carrying your own equipment as part of your walk and staying one or two nights max. You can only do this in certain areas (see map below), and provided that you follow the Code of Conduct .
- No overnight stays in vehicles, campervans or motorhomes.
- No large tents or large groups camping. Find a campsite on Dartmoor.
- Leave no trace - don't light fires and remember to take all your rubbish home with you
Backpack (wild) camping is only allowed in purple shaded areas provided you follow the code of conduct. Please zoom in on the map to find your location. You must camp at least 100m from the road, making sure you are out of sight and leave no trace. For more information see the byelaws.