GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

West Devon Way

35 miles (57 km)

Explore the western edge of the Dartmoor National Park on this walk through beautiful Devon.
The route begins in Okehampton and passes through Sourton, Lydford, Mary Tavy, Tavistock and Bickleigh before finishing in the maritime city of Plymouth.
Trail highlights include the picturesque Meldon Reservoir and the town of Lydford with its noteworthy castle and nearby Lydford Gorge. Near Tavistock you visit Double Waters, a lovely spot where the River Walkham meets the River Tavy. There are also lovely waterside stretches along the River Tavy near Tavistock and along the River Plym into Plymouth.
For an excellent full guide to this route from Devon CC please click here.

West Devon Way OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

West Devon Way Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking


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Okehampton Castle

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Bluebell wood, Meldon

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Meldon reservoir

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Lydford Gorge

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Towards Mary Tavy

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The Rock at Yelverton

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Dartmoor near Yelverton

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River Plym near Leigham

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Elevation Profile

GPS Files

GPX File

West Devon Way.gpx (right click - 'Save As')

Memory Map Route

West Devon Way.mmo (right click - 'Save As')