Long Distance Walkers Association A link between the Tarka Trail and the Two Moors Way in North Devon. The route combines footpaths and minor lanes following the picturesque valley of the Little Dart River and the surrounding higher land. The walk is accessible by public transport at both ends.
A three mile link to the quiet country market town of Chulmleigh can be taken from just beyond Eggesford
GPS Routes Follow the valley of the Little Dart River on this lovely walk through Devon.
The walk starts at Eggesford Barton near the train station and heads towards Chawleigh and then Leigh Bridge where you join the river. The route continues to West and East Worlington before finishing at Witheridge.
The Ridge and Valley Walk connects the Tarka Trail to the Two Moors Way. It runs from Eggesford Railway Station or Chulmleigh to Witheridge. This is one of many walks that can be enjoyed using public transport. From Exeter, take the 155 service to Witheridge and return by the 5C service from Chulmleigh, Chawleigh or Eggesford Railway Station, or take the train.
View from Nethercott Farm towards Southcott Wood. (Photo: Grant Sherman)
Map designed by Grant Sherman from https://www.openstreetmap.org/search?query=chulmleigh#map=13/50.9120/-3.8675