- ABOUT THIS ROUTE
The Stover Trail is a traffic-free route which connects Newton Abbot to Bovey Tracey. This flat, off-road family friendly route passes close to the beautiful Stover Country Park and will eventually extend towards Lustleigh and Moretonhampstead in Dartmoor National Park. A new bridge across the busy A38 dual carriageway ensures a safe crossing.
- GETTING AROUND
By bike: cycle hire facilities
By car: Parking in Bovey Tracey or Newton Abbot; Pay and Display parking at Stover Country Park
- Bovey Tracey and Newton Abbot: All facilities. Stover Country Park: toilets, mobile catering van, pay and dispay parkingvisitor centre
- Flat and surfaced
Stover Country Park contains over 114 acres of woodland, heathland, grassland, lake and marsh and a substantial variety of wildlife. It is a site of special scientific interest meaning it is protected by law to conserve its wildlife and geology.
The Park features a Nature Interpretation Centre which is situated near the entrance of the park and consists of a visitor centre, classroom, rangers’ office and public toilets.
Additional recreation resources include interpretation boards, aeriel walkway, a bird hide, a car park and picnic areas. There is also a wealth of historical interest.
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