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The Granite Way

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Great walk

Nice easy flat walk. Good for dog to just run with no worry of traffic. Come here at least once a... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Serena L
via mobile
Great

Great place to ride especially if you have young ones in your group as it's traffic free. Some... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
ruddyhell
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Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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“off road”(10 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Disappointing walk from Okehampron station, probably better if you cycle as you could get that bit over with in ten minutes or so. But for us it was two miles (each way) of boring railway line alongside the constant noise of the A30, before we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KimFalmouth_UK
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Nice easy flat walk. Good for dog to just run with no worry of traffic. Come here at least once a week to walk the dog. Peaceful and beautiful views. Good for cycling too

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Serena L
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Great place to ride especially if you have young ones in your group as it's traffic free. Some beautiful scenery on route and my 6year old daughter loved the bridge's.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank ruddyhell
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Excellent views, a very level cycle path unusual for this area, fine unless you don't like heights as the meldon viaduct is quite spectacular.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Deborah P
Reviewed 23 October 2018

This is an unusual traffic free cycle route in that it is very much road bike friendly. The whole route is about 10 miles long and apart from one short of gravel section of 250m is all tarmac. There is also one underpass section near...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Fell-O_TravellerUK
Reviewed 21 October 2018

What a find, never heard of this wonderful cycle way. Has everything for the beginner and the enthusiastic novice. Wonderful scenery, two viaducts and most importantly flat! Not for the pedal power serious riders! Plenty to see on the way and you can do as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Chris C
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful. Very quiet. Autumn colours. Picnic, Dogs enjoying themselves off lead. Time to chat with my beautiful wife. What's not to like?! Gorgeous afternoon in the country!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Haggisbasherman
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

This is great for a traffic free cycle ride. Spectacular countryside views and very child friendly as no motor vehicles allowed. We combined this with a trip to National Trust site of Lydford Gorge. There are a few pubs to stop off for food or...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank T2142BAgaryb
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Started on the Granite way when I went around Dartmoor 100. A nice flat route that takes you over some beautiful bridges. All very flat and most bikes can easily ride along this. Well signposted throughout. We started from the YHA where you can hire...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dutyhero
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Perhaps i should not be reviewing this, needs to be kept under wraps ! - Boy what a gem, 11 miles of peaceful track most of it tarmacked. The track goes through fields, farmland over bridges, besides a railway station with views across to the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Paul C
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Response from Chimsterckh | Reviewed this property |
Yes it’s tarmac nearly all the way, with a small section gravelly and dust you will be fine .
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Sheira B
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Response from Rob H | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I cycled the entire length of it but walking you will have more time to take in some excellent landscape views
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