Discover the
Dartmoor Story

Forged by nature, shaped by time and human spirit


We have put together a programme of events and activities to help everyone Discover the Dartmoor Story and explore the landscape stories of the moor. There are activities, open days, walks and talks to suit all abilities and interests.

Take a look at our programme below

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Tuesday, 6 December 2022 at 14:00 - 15:30

A Yuletide Higher Uppacott

Location: Near Poundsgate on the Ashburton Dartmeet/Two Bridges Road

Join guides Liz and Simon for a seasonal guided tour of this Grade 1 listed Dartmoor Longhouse a building which is of rare and national importance. A longhouse was a building in which both animals and humans lived and Higher Uppacott still retains its shippon (where the animals lived) in an unalt...

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Saturday, 10 December 2022 at 13:30 - 15:30

Yarner Wood Christmas Panto Adventure

Location: Woodland Centre, Yarner Wood, East Dartmoor NNR, Bovey Tracey, TQ13 9JL

Join Robin Hood and the Dotty Dame on a pantomime adventure around Yarner Wood as they try to save Christmas. We can't say much about the quality of the acting but we can guarantee you'll have a fun afternoon exploring the woods and helping the good guys save the day.

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The Dartmoor Story Forged by nature; shaped by time and human hands.