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Great dog walking place

Great place to work dogs, lovely cattle amongst the fields, beautiful lake 😃 Recommend this to any... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bluey1974
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Heanor, United Kingdom
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Great views over the moors

Out cycling with my friends and love stopping here to take in the views. Especially on a clear... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tom T
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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Ex20 1ej, Graddon Cross, Dartmoor National Park, Okehampton, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to work dogs, lovely cattle amongst the fields, beautiful lake 😃 Recommend this to any rambler and dog walkers alike 😃

Thank bluey1974
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Out cycling with my friends and love stopping here to take in the views. Especially on a clear, sunny day.

Thank Tom T
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Walked to the viaduct via a route through the disused meldon quarry, the views were spectacular and the climb to the top interesting in the snow and ice, but well worth the effort!!

Thank DaisySorbet
Reviewed 7 November 2017

There is a circular walk of 4 1/2 miles which encompasses the disused railway viaduct at Meldon. It starts at the Meldon Reservoir car park and requires sound walking across moor and then a tarmacked disused railway which is national cycle route 27. It also...More

1  Thank ajcbrown2016
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Lucky to have survived this impressive viaduct once carried the London & South Western Railway main line from near Yeoford to Plymouth - and it might possibly do so again given the dodgy sea wall at Dawlish. Great panoramic views of the Dartmoor hills and...More

1  Thank Rossergruffydd
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The viaduct is reached by footpaths from Meldon Reservoir car park, or by train on the Dartmoor Railway from Okehampton to Meldon Viaduct station. To best enjoy Meldon Viaduct walk over for the views of Meldon Reservoir and down onto Meldon Woods. If you have...More

1  Thank k r
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Great location for walking or an evening stroll. Beautiful views. Toilets on site where car park is.

Thank Amy492
Reviewed 22 April 2017

You can get to this site via the granite way or by one of the public footpaths, we got to it from Meldon reservoir, the paths signage is a little vague. It's an impressive structure but in need of a make over. There are some...More

1  Thank Colin F
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This is a stunning location for walkers ,serious hikers or casual visitors. Relatively easy access [ a few steps but with hand rail ] from the large car park to the dam and reservoir. There are comfort facilities in the car park but no cafe...More

1  Thank Mags L
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This is the first time I've ever been for a hike and I couldn't have asked for a more beautiful site! We did some exploring around the reservoir, following the stream down the other side of the dam. We found a beautiful pond called Meldon...More

2  Thank KathrynC87
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