Guided walk - Murder & Mystery at Wheal Eliza
On this stroll along the River Barle, hear the history of the Knights’ family, mining in this part of Exmoor and the tragic murder and mystery at Wheal Eliza. One or two short climbs but overall an easy walk along the valley. Return to Simonsbath for optional pub lunch or bring a picnic.
2.5 miles. Please bring appropriate clothing and footwear for uneven ground and unreliable weather.
Meet Ashcombe Car Park, Simonsbath, TA24 7SH / SS 775 394, 10.30am
This walk links to Simonsbath Festival’s talk on Exmoor’s Rivers to be given by Ted Hughes on Wednesday 22nd May. See www.simonsbathfestival.org.uk/events