Free guided walks & Themed Walks

Enjoy a 2 to 3 hour walk

Ideal for families, groups & schools


Our team of qualified DPHT Guides are delighted to offer walks at Bellever FREE to groups of 6+ 

Enjoy a great family/group walk at Bellever to experience the wonders of Dartmoor – flora, fauna, history, archaeology, wildlife – and especially ponies!

Themed Walks for 2022 – These walks are charged per person and have limited spaces available –  Please follow the links below

All special walks must be pre-booked – please contact DPHT 01626 833234 or email

Ponies, People & Place – Geri Skeens

Dates:  Thurs 4 Aug, Wed 17 Aug, Wed 14 Sept – 2 Sessions AM & PM

Pony Power – Geri Skeens

Dates:  Wed 10 Aug, Thurs 8 Sept – 2 Sessions AM & PM


Walks are taken at a steady pace. The terrain is partly tracks and roads, partly moorland and forestry, so good, waterproof footwear and warm, windproof/waterproof clothes, over several layers, plus an appropriate hat for the weather are all advised! Sun cream when sunny and windy too. Please bring refreshments.

Meeting Point unless stated otherwise is Bellever Forest at Postbridge car park

(SX646 788). Not the Visitor Centre car park but across the road in the woods.

Dogs allowed – on leads only.

Themed walks (small charge) are also scheduled through the year. 

Please see our NEWS page for updates and details on how to book.

Free Guided Walks

Education and information are an important part of our work to safeguard the future of the ponies on Dartmoor. We welcome schools, groups and families to our heritage site at Bellever Forest on Dartmoor.

MOON Walks 2022

Further walks to be scheduled 


Meeting Point: Postbridge visitor centre car park. Duration: 4 miles  2 ½ hrs.  Start 7.30pm

This walk will give you chance walk in the dark on Dartmoor. We hopefully be walking in the moonlight , so bring a torch and a drink. We will learn about many legends on Dartmoor as we wander up to Bellever Tor

Suitable for age 7+ Maximum group 20

Numbers are limited so book early

Please book for these events at

Cost is free but donations for the Dartmoor Pony Heritage Trust welcome.