Connect Great Torrington with Slow Ways
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Slow Ways linking Great Torrington and Barnstaple, Bideford, Chulmleigh, Hatherleigh, Holsworthy, Stratton, Umberleigh
Great Britain / Devon / Great Torrington
Great Torrington’s seven Slow Ways are 43% checked
Help connect Great Torrington
Many Slow Ways have several route options. Some will be better than others, or good for different reasons.
Our goal is for each Slow Way to have at least one route that is verified and surveyed. To be verified – and get its snail badge – a route needs at least three positive reviews.
Give a hike and help get a for every one of Great Torrington’s Slow Ways.
Walk to Great Torrington from further afield
|Slow Way||Route||To do|
||Enjoy me||Distance 10km/6mi||Ascent 238m||Descent 163m|
||Double check||Distance 19km/12mi||Ascent 415m||Descent 486m|
||Pioneer me||Distance 27km/16mi||Ascent 384m||Descent 474m|
||Review me||Distance 21km/13mi||Ascent 494m||Descent 584m|
||Review me||Distance 21km/13mi||Ascent 472m||Descent 563m|
||Pioneer me||Distance 25km/15mi||Ascent 629m||Descent 569m|
||Pioneer me||Distance 26km/16mi||Ascent 549m||Descent 567m|
||Double check||Distance 15km/9mi||Ascent 329m||Descent 390m|
||Review me||Distance 17km/11mi||Ascent 417m||Descent 498m|
||Pioneer me||Distance 36km/22mi||Ascent 521m||Descent 586m|
||Pioneer me||Distance 44km/28mi||Ascent 807m||Descent 769m|
50% of Great Torrington’s seven route options are drawn, reviewed, surveyed and/or verified
4 people have contributed to Great Torrington’s Slow Ways
3 people have pledged to walk and review a route
4 people have surveyed a route in Great Torrington
104km out of 260km have been walked and reviewed
134km of reviews have been shared in Great Torrington
Helen Gough surveyed Grebar threeWalk this route
This route is the same as GreBar4 between Torrington and Tawstock, but then goes into Barnstaple using the lane through Lake....
Helen Gough surveyed Grebar fourWalk this route
I walked from Torrington to Barnstaple and enjoyed this route....
Helen Gough added Grebar four, a new walk from Great Torrington to BarnstapleWalk this route
Helen Gough surveyed Greumb twoWalk this route
The route uses quiet residential streets to leave the town, then at the football club transferring to footpaths across fields, before quite long sections of lane walking, with Dartmoor looming in the distance. The lanes are quiet, and in winter provide easy walking, however even the footpaths and fields weren't too muddy....
Helen Gough pledged to walk Grehat twoWalk this route
Helen Gough pledged to walk Greumb twoWalk this route
Helen Gough pledged to walk Grebar threeWalk this route
Helen Gough added Grehat two, a new walk from Great Torrington to HatherleighWalk this route
Helen Gough added Greumb two, a new walk from Great Torrington to UmberleighWalk this route
Very easy to navigate and flat even walking...
This route is dangerous as more than half of it is walking along the B3227, a fast road with no pavement....
Helen Gough surveyed Bidgre oneWalk this route
Easy flat walk...
This route mostly follows the Tarka Trail so is generally flat and paved....
Very straightforward, old railway converted into a walking & cycling path. Essentially flat....
Helen Gough surveyed Great TorringtonView facilities
Helen Gough added Grebar three, a new walk from Great Torrington to BarnstapleWalk this route
Helen Gough added Grebar two, a new walk from Great Torrington to BarnstapleWalk this route
Dangerous section walking along the B3232, a fast narrow road with no path or verge....
Slow Ways added Bidgre one, a new walk from Bideford to Great TorringtonWalk this route
Slow Ways added Grebar one, a new walk from Great Torrington to BarnstapleWalk this route
Slow Ways added Grechu one, a new walk from Great Torrington to ChulmleighWalk this route
Slow Ways added Greumb one, a new walk from Great Torrington to UmberleighWalk this route
Slow Ways added Holgre one, a new walk from Holsworthy to Great TorringtonWalk this route
Slow Ways added Strgre one, a new walk from Stratton to Great TorringtonWalk this route
Great Torrington’s Slow Ways starting point
Lat / Lon
50.95168° / -4.14316°
Easting / Northing
249,560E / 119,105N
Routes to/from Great Torrington
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Supermarket or convenience shop
Restaurant, cafe or pub
Accommodation for under £50 a night
Mobility scooter hire
Off-road wheelchair hire
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