Walk length 9 miles/14.4 km approx. Circular.
A walk taking in the delights of the Exmoor Moors and the highest point in the Exmoor National Park, the summit of Dunkery Beacon (1,705ft) on Dunkery Hill.
Meet outside public car park at Horner for 10.15am for the walk to start at 10.30am (grid ref. SS[masked]) closest Post Code TA24 8HY (Horner Farm).
Please check for any parking restrictions.
Cost for the four days is £20 or £5 for each day (guided walks and admin costs). Transport, accommodation, food must be arranged by yourselves on an individual basis. You can pay for just some of the walks (£5 per day), This can be paid in advance or on the day See Payment (http://www.meetup.com/Chiltern-Explorers/pages/Payment/)
A number of accommodation options exist for the weekend
Doone Valley Campsite (http://www.doonevalleycampsite.co.uk/),
Oare, Brendon, Lynton
See Doone Valley Campsite (http://www.doonevalleycampsite.co.uk/)
Hotels and B&B
The Stag Hunters Hotel
Exmoor, North Devon EX35 6PS
The Rockford Inn
Lynton, Devon EX35 6PT
Other Campsites, B&Bs and hostels may be available.
Lunch & Finish:
Please bring a packed lunch and water for each walk. Each walk should finish at about 4.30pm and include a 30 min snack lunch stop andpub at the end, however the time may be earlier or later than this depending on the weather and pace (we have a relaxed pace which includes sightseeing and photography).
Meeting & Transport:
No public transport for these walks, transport by car and car sharing.
Please make a note of the organizers numbers - Leon[masked] and Colin[masked].
Dog Policy: As a group we allow and enjoy dogs on our walks however we do ask dog owners to read our dog policy (http://www.meetup.com/Chiltern-Explorers/pages/Dog_Policy/)
Walking Safety:Walking is a great way to keep fit and generally very safe; however it does contain an element of risk.Before going on any of these walks you need to be reasonably fit and be prepared to be responsible for your own safety. You must wear appropriate clothing such as proper walking boots (not trainers), warm and wet weather clothing and carry sufficient food and water. No one will be allowed on any of the walks without appropriate gear. Please see our Terms and Conditions (http://www.meetup.com/Chiltern-Explorers/pages/Terms_and_Conditions/)