Yelverton is located in a area where many activities can be enjoyed my people of all ages. With Dartmoor on our door step, there's everything to do from Golf to Horse riding. We're even only 40 minutes away from the coast!



Yelverton Golf Corse is set in a beautiful location with views looking over the whole of West Dartmoor



Walking is one of the most popular activities why people come to visit this area. 

Click here for a link to many websites about walking on Dartmoor.



We're conveniently located right on the Drakes Trail Cycle Track, half way between Plympton and Tavistock. There's also a popular bike shop here in Yelverton to cater for your cycling needs.


Burrator Reservoir

Burrator Reservoir is a great place for walking, running or cycling. The road that loops around the reservoir is 4 miles around with some stunning views.


Buckland Abbey

Many people visit Buckland Abbey every year. The 700 year old Abbey is noted for it's connection with Sir Richard Grenville the Younger and Sir Francis Drake, and is run by The National Trust.


Garden House

If gardens and plants are your thing then be sure to visit The Garden House, a renowned spectacular garden.


HM Dartmoor Prison Museum

Based opposite to the prison itself, the museum gives you a fascinating insight into prison life.


Letter boxing

Letter boxing originated on dartmoor in 1854 and remains a popular Dartmoor traditional activity, fun for the whole family. Click here to find out more!