This peaceful stroll starting at Radford Lake is full of interesting scenery. With shipwrecks, a gate house and diverse woodland, this walk is sure to be a hit with everyone. A fairly easy walk, this proves popular with children who fancy having a go at feeding the ducks on the lake also. A fantastic place for a picnic, why not pull out your picnic rug and stop for a bite to eat with your mum?
A popular spot for families, Lopwell Dam has some fantastic wildlife to discover. At low tide, crossing the tidal ford leads you to the local nature reserve and nearby wildflower and butterfly meadow. The riverside path, open from February until September, allows a stroll along the riverside which could promise sightings of egrets, otters and salmon. With a friendly and informative cafe on site, how better to treat your mum than with a cup of tea and slice of cake?
A bustling town, Tavistock has something for everyone. We recommend taking a stroll along the riverside and through the park, which is particularly popular with kids. As a relatively simple stroll, taking a walk down the high street is a great idea if you’re looking to discover a variety of quirky shops, where you may just find a unique gift this Mother’s Day.