Upper Tamar Lake

This is an easy family walk around Upper Tamar Lake. On your way, you can even use bird-watching facilities!

Technical sheet
No. 4126628
A Kilkhampton walk posted on 30/09/20 by charentimoy. Update : 18/02/21
Calculated time Calculated time: 1h30[?]
Distance Distance : 5.15km
Vertical gain Vertical gain : 10m
Vertical drop Vertical drop : 10m
Highest point Highest point : 160m
Lowest point Lowest point : 146m
Easy Difficulty : Easy
Back to starting point Back to starting point : Yes
Walking Walking
Location Location : Kilkhampton
Starting point Starting point : N 50.879134° / W 4.43419°
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Upper Tamar Lake and the Outdoor Centre far away Path along Upper Tamar Lake

Description

Park your car at Upper Tamar Lake car park.

(D/A) Go down towards the dam, cross it and turn left at the T-Junction ("Round Lake Path")

(1) Follow this well-marked path walking around the lake for almost 2,5 miles. Cross a footbridge at the end of the lake.

(2) Notice bird-watching facilities you can use on the other bank!

(3) When you reach a fork with a direction signpost, turn left "Activity and Angling Centre". Go past the Outdoor Centre (offers a range of activities!) on your right and you are back to the car park.
(D/A)

Waypoints :
D/A : km 0 - alt. 156m - Upper Tamar Lake car park
1 : km 0.25 - alt. 149m - T-junction
2 : km 3.62 - alt. 150m - Bird Hide
3 : km 4.84 - alt. 152m - Fork
D/A : km 5.15 - alt. 156m - Upper Tamar Lake car park

Useful Information

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