Dartmoor National Park Authority

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Education Contact Details

Education Service,
Dartmoor National Park Authority,
Parke, Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot,
Devon TQ13 9JQ
Tel: (01626) 832093


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Ten Tors homepage

Welcome to all Ten Tors participants

For all official information
concerning the event and
how you can join in, go to:
(external site, opens new window)

For useful additional advice and
information read on:  

Group of Ten Tors participants

Find out more. Enjoy it more! Dartmoor has been selected as the area for Ten Tors because it is special. Yes it contains the largest “wild” open space in the south of England but did you know the area has many more special qualities? The various rare habitats. The part hidden prehistoric remains. The extraordinary shaped granite Tors. Find out more by printing off or looking at the following leaflets and factsheets:

Dartmoor National Park Rangers give some handy advice to those groups Navigating Across The High Moor.

Have You Seen These Birds?

Red Grouse

Red grouse

Meadow Pipit

Meadow pipit

Ring Ouzel

Ring ouzel

Sky Lark


Wheat ear



If so don't tread on them, avoid disturbing them as much as possible. Find out more from the Ground Nesting Bird Leaflet. Remember to avoid the Important Bird Nesting Areas (see maps) during the Ten Tors training period.

The National Park Authority and Ten Tors.

Moorland bird illustrations © DNPA

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