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Houndtor camping barn

Once this barn was a home, a Devon longhouse that would have housed both a family and their animals, then it was just a barn, for the sheep and cattle as the need arose. 82 more words


Holiday to Devon 3 - Rock pooling at Denbury and Dartmoor Ponies

Whilst we were on holiday we visited denbury beach, this was a brilliant place for climbing rocks and rock pooling! This was a beautiful place with dramatic coastline. 39 more words


Dartmoor Impressions - Devon Holiday Attractions

The Dartmoor National Park website offers a number of interesting videos about the moors. Here is a one minute clip to give you a brief impression of the… 44 more words

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August is the month for grasshoppers

As August unfolds the grasshoppers are practically all adult now. Grasshoppers dont have caterpillars which develop into chrysalis which then transform into adults – they simple hatch from eggs and go through a series of ‘instars’ – tiny versions of the eventual adult. 75 more words

Day 3: Tavistock to Moretonhampstead

Miles travelled: 28
Metres climbed: 800
Emergency snacks: chocolate nak’d bar

We’d planned a shorter day today as we knew we’d all be struggling with the hilly terrain and Alice wanted us to experience the FULL beauty of Dartmoor! 87 more words

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I’m new to this place, but I shall do my best to fit in and make friends…
Houndtor Farm Camping Barn is our family run small business and as it’s in a beautiful place I thought I ought to show it off!


The Wild Beast of Exmoor (and other places)

When I was a kind in primary school, way back in the early Eighties, in a town on the edge of Exmoor, stories started to appear in local and national media about a so-called “wild beast” that was savaging sheep and frightening people in some of the more isolated communities of the area. 234 more words