05/05/19 -- Newton Poppleford, Tipton St John & Venn Ottery (East Devon)

An 8 mile moderate walk starting at Newton Poppleford taking in the meandering River Otter and surrounding villages of Venn Ottery and Tipton St John and beyond.
The walk will be mainly on footpaths, tracks and fields with some minor road walking including a few hills. It could be muddy in places.
Meet at 10.00 am at Back Lane Recreation Park (free car parking) next to the tennis courts. Post Code for Sat Nav: EX10 0EY or Grid Ref: SY088 899.
Route to meeting point: A38, M5 until Sandygate roundabout (Junction 30), then take A3052 for Sidmouth.
Toilets en route if needed are at the following locations:
Junction 30 Services
Esso Garage services along A3052
School Lane Car Park, Newton Poppleford
For car share: Meet at 8.45 am at Erme Court Car Park, Ivybridge (next to The Watermark, free car parking on Sundays).
Debrief will be at The Cannon Inn, Newton Poppleford.
Walk Leaders: Chris & Mo
Walk Diary