Trail rides in Ruby Country

Ruby Rides Front coverA new series of circular rides has just been published by Devon County Council as part of  Ride the Ruby Country.

The 6 rides take in some of the finest, undiscovered countryside in Ruby Country, Devon and use bridleways and quiet country roads.

To download a copy of the full brochure of these rides in Ruby Country, click here. (3.6m pdf)

To view and download individual Ruby Country rides, click on the links

Village and Forest TrailRide 1 Village and Forest Trail

A 10.2 mile trail starting and finishing in Cookworthy Forest with ample parking available. The ride also takes in Halwill Junction and the small hamlet of Halwill.


Along the Pegasus WayRide 2 Along the Pegasus Way

A 9.2 mile trail starting and ending at Thorndon Cross, where there is a small amount of parking available. The trail heads towards Ashbury, from where there are spectacular views of Dartmoor.

Railways and Woodlands TrailRide 3 Railways and Woodlands

A 10.2 mile trail starting from Northtown Cross at Petrockstowe, taking in part of the Tarka Trail.


Village and Lakeside Trail

Ride 4 Village and Lakeside Trail

A 12 mile trail staring from one of the free car parks to the east of Roadford Lake also taking in the pretty village of Bratton Clovelly.


Bratton Clovelly and Boasley CrossRide 5 Bratton Clovelly and Boasley Cross

A 7.6 mile trail starting and finishing in Bratton Clovelly, taking in the stunning surrounding countryside with fine views towards Dartmoor.


Moorland TrailRide 6 Moorland Trail

An 8.7 mile ride out onto Dartmoor from Meldon Reservoir car park where there is ample parking. Ample opprotunities to link in to other trails along the way.

devons-ride-theRuby Country Partnership is pleased to be supporting these businesses and would like to support more. If you are interested in working with Ruby Country Partnership to develop and promote your business please contact us at Holsworthy Information Centre on 01409 254185 or email us at


Scroll to Top