Exploring Dartmoor National Park

We all know that the British weather cannot be trusted, but come rain or shine one thing is for certain – there are plenty of things to do within close proximity to Roadford Lake Lodges. So, pack up the car with everything from sunscreen to your wet weather gear and head out safe in the knowledge that you can return to the comfort of your very own bespoke holiday home for a debrief of the day’s adventures.

Roadford Lake Lodges are situated on the edge of Dartmoor National Park. Below are just a few examples of what you could enjoy nearby:
Cholwell Riding Stables (https://www.cholwellridingstables.co.uk/)

Why not explore the dramatic scenery of the moor from horseback? Cholwell Riding Stables are open all year round and have a range of horses and ponies to suit all ages and abilities (children can go out on the rides from the age of 5).
Canonteign Falls (https://www.canonteignfalls.co.uk/)

Over the other side of Dartmoor, close to Exeter you can find the stunning Canonteign Falls. Set in 90 acres of ancient woodland and meadows you can explore to your hearts content. The climb to the waterfall is accompanied by the lakes (Lily Lake has a circular walk), adventure playgrounds and a Victorian Fern Garden making this a day out to remember.
Dartmoor Prison Museum (https://www.dartmoor-prison.co.uk/)

People are always fascinated with the unknown and with the popularity of shows such as the BBC’s Time and Netflix prison documentaries, Dartmoor Prison Museum is an unusual day out that will give you an insight into life ‘inside’ one of the world’s most notorious prisons.