Discovering Dartmoor: on patrol with the landscape detective

Relics of ancient Britain surround us, from bronze age burial mounds to stone rows older than the Pyramids. They may be easy to miss but look closely and you can read the story of the past in today’s countryside

UK wilderness adventures: discover a vanished world on Dartmoor

Walking on Dartmoor amid its bronze-age spoils and granite tors offers an evocative glimpse into the past and, thanks to a bylaw, wild camping is legal here … so you can also spend the night