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Bovey Valley Woods

A Woodland Trust wood
Lustleigh, Bovey Tracey

Bovey Valley Woods

86.19 ha (212.98 acres)
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OS map sheets:
Explorer 28
OS Landranger 191
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Features and attractions

  • Parking less than 500m away
  • Way marked trail
  • Ancient trees on site
  • Good views
  • Mixed woodland
  • Special wildlife interest
  • Well worth a visit
  • Bluebells
  • Grassland
  • Moorland

This mix of ancient woodland and wildflower-rich wet meadows nestles in the steep-sided valley of the River Bovey in the dramatic Dartmoor landscape. Its abundance of wildlife, fascinating flora and network of walks, some of which are challenging, makes it an enticing destination all year round.