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Burrator Reservoir, Yelverton

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Must see · Water Body · Nature / Park
A unique spot in a landscape of moors and rocky hills, Burrator Reservoir provides easy walks, fishing, cycling, or more strenuous hikes into Dartmoor National Park. Enjoy an easy 5.6 km (3.5 mi) walk around the reservoir, which only takes about two hours. Ice cream trucks are common, so stop to fuel-up after your walk. To satisfy your craving for home cooking, fish for trout with a permit (bought at the garage in Yelverton). Parking is available in multiple locations. Burrator Reservoir is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , world travel planner Edition.
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  • Nice family walk on a sunny afternoon in April. Although the visitors centre was closed we met a very helpful volunteer who explained some of the highlights of the reservoir. We partly walked and...  more »
  • We love visiting Burrator Reservoir when we want to get away from the crowds. Due to its even road, it is a great place for a walk or a run. It is also popular to cyclists. When we visit we sometimes....  more »
  • Stunning area. Beautiful and always clean...if the dog walkers pick up after their pets!
  • I love this walk.. a lovely pleasant flat walk with awesome views
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