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In the run-up to Christmas, how about making time to escape into Lydford Gorge? The trails to Whitelady Waterfall and the bird hide will be open daily, 10am until 3.30pm. As you stroll along the river, look out for birds such as dippers and grey wagt Read more

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This is the perfect time of year to get outside, make the most of the last days of summer and look ahead to the crisp colourful days of autumn. There are lots of paths to explore around the Teign Gorge - pick up a leaflet from the visitor centre or G Read more

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Donate for Dartmoor is a scheme that raises funds so that Dartmoor National Park Authority can look after this amazing landscape; repair eroded paths and replace worn out signs, research wildlife and help it thrive, uncover history and understand our Read more

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I must admit to somewhat ambivalent feelings towards deer. It is marvellous to see any of our large mammals in the wild, free to roam the countryside despite increased urbanisation and the tendency to 'tidy up' the wilder parts of our environment. Read more

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Cotehele covers 1,300 acres of garden, quayside and countryside, so even on the busiest days you can still find a quiet spot to get away from it all. We’ve displayed art by Rena Gardiner in some of our favourite views and hope you’ll take the time to Read more

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