GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Okehampton to Plymouth

40 miles (65 km)

This lovely route passes through Dartmoor National Park and follows a series of quiet roads and traffic free paths along National Cycle Route 27 from Okehampton to the popular port of Plymouth. The first section takes you along the Granite Way to Lydford on a lovely off road path. You then continue on road to Tavistock with the impressive Brent Tor a highlight on this section.
After passing through Tavistock you cross the Grenofen Bridge over the River Walkham before a long traffic free woodland section takes you through Bickleigh Vale to Yelverton and Clearbrook. You then join the River Plym and the West Devon Way taking you to Plymouth.

Okehampton to Plymouth OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Okehampton to Plymouth Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

In Tavistock you can pick up with the 22 mile Drakes Trail. It starts in Tavistock and visits the Tavistock Canal and Grenofen Bridge before linking up with the popular Plym Valley Trail. The shared cycling and walking route is named after the explorer Sir Francis Drake who was born in Tavistock and has a statue at the other end of the route in Plymouth.

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GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

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