“ I have never before, in my long and eclectic career, been gifted with such an abundance of natural beauty as I experienced filming War Horse on Dartmoor.” Steven Spielberg.

February on Dartmoor. Half Term & Valentines Day

With Valentine’s Day and Half Term both falling in February, there’s a great deal to do. You can choose from a Romantic Dinner to a Navigation Course, or an Art Exhibition to a Dartmoor Walk for singletons. That’s the beauty of Dartmoor, so much diversity!

Have Fun!

Valentines at The Horn of Plenty

The Horn of Plenty, Gulworthy, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 8JD Tel: 01822832528

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Valentines Tasting Menu
Friday 9th – Sunday 18th February 2018 (excl 14th)

For all those romantics who are unable to make Wednesday 14th February a special date, why not celebrate with our 6 course Gourmet Valentine’s Tasting Menu, which will be offered alongside our normal menu from Friday 9th – Sunday 18th February.
£65 per person. Or why not stay the night? Tasting menu, bed and breakfast from just £189, based on 2 adults sharing a cosy room.

Tannery: Photographs by Paul Glendell

Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey, Devon, TQ13 9AF Tel: 01626 832223

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Black & white photographs by the award winning documentary photographer of the last oak bark tannery in the UK at Colyton, Devon.

Poo and paws trail

Castle Drogo, Drewsteignton, Exeter, Devon, EX6 6PB Tel: 01647433306

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Hunt around the garden and grounds to find the boxes and answer the questions to claim your prize.

February Half Term at Pennywell Farm

Pennywell Farm, Lower Dean, Buckfastleigh, Devon, TQ11 0LT Tel: 01364 642023

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Enjoy up to 9 days of Pennywell Fun for the price of 1 with our free half term return (valid 10-18 Feb). All our friendly animals will be eagerly awaiting their first cuddles of the 2018 season, including the world famous Pennywell Miniature Pigs.

Half Term Accommodation Offer

Kirkside Barn, Mary Tavy, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 9P Tel: 01822 810720

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Half Term Relaxing Short Break
4 night’s self-catering holiday accommodation for £260.00, Tues 13 – Fri 16 Feb. incl. Peaceful detached converted barn on edge of village of Mary Tavy, sleeps up to 8 + baby/small child. 2 bathrooms. Dog friendly. Lots to do in area even in Feb. from zoos to waterfalls, tors to adventure parks. Stunning countryside for walking, driving, cycling, horse riding or even gliding. See www.kirksidebarn.co.uk Call 01822 810720 or email stay@kirksidebarn.co.uk

Valentine’s Tasting Menu Dinner and Stay

The Bedford Hotel, 1 Plymouth Road, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 8BB

Tel: 01822 892300

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Five superb courses, prepared by award-winning Head Chef Raoul Ketelaars and his talented team, served in the candlelit surroundings of the elegant Woburn Restaurant at The Bedford Hotel. £55 per person. Stay the night from £120 per person, including full Devon breakfast.

Jerwood Makers Open exhibition

Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Riverside Mill, Bovey Tracey, Devon, TQ13 9AF Tel: 01626 832223

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Ambitious new work by nationally recognised emerging makers.

Valentines Afternoon Tea or Dinner

Mill End Hotel, Chagfordc, Devon, TQ13 8JN

Tel: 01647 432282

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Enjoy a freshly made afternoon tea by the fire with a glass of bubbles for just £24.95 per person.
Our gourmet 7 course tasting menu offers the very best from the local area by our skilled chefs at £55 per person

Valentines Day Lunch or Dinner at The Horn of Plenty

The Horn of Plenty, Gulworthy, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 8JD Tel: 01822832528

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Treat your loved one to a romantic night away with a gourmet 6 course extravaganza at The Horn of Plenty. Dinner, bed and breakfast from just £230 per room. Linger longer and enjoy a second night from just £159 per room, including dinner.
Pre-book a bottle of Champagne on ice and delicious hand-made chocolate truffles in your room for an extra £60.
Valentine’s Lunch: 3 courses £29.50
Valentine’s Dinner: 6 courses £65

Dartmoor’s Daughter Walk through Time & Tin Mines – for Single Outdoor-Lovers

Bennett’s Cross, Postbridge – Moretonhampstead road, Grid Reference – SX 681817, Postbridge, Devon, PL20 6TA Tel: 07817329584

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Dartmoor’s Daughter invites you for a stunning walking experience on Dartmoor. This is a great way to meet other single people who love walking on Dartmoor and your guide Emma is an exceptional professional guide.

Walking together with other single outdoors-lovers, we will stroll past an ancient granite cross, up to a tor or two for beautiful far-reaching views, through a fascinating ruined Bronze Age settlement and triple stone row, and into the remains of an open cast industrial era tin mine. Ending up at the famous Warren House Inn, we will enjoy drinks together and a delicious home-made lunch.


Intermediate Navigation Course Crag 2 Mountain

Postbridge Visitors Centre, Postbridge, Devon, PL20 6TH Tel: 07792175609

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The Intermediate Navigation Course is a step up from our Basic Navigation Course or for anyone who has more experience with using a map and compass.
During our Intermediate Course we will cover the following aspects:
Planning a route in more detail.
Taking magnetic bearings.
Advance use of a compass.
Attack bearings & aiming off.
Basic & advanced relocation.
Use of timing and pacing.
£50 per person
Please contact us for more information: info@crag2mountain.co.uk