Welcome to the Bovey Tracey website

Bovey Tracey is one of the main gateway towns to Dartmoor, with a number of unique visitor attractions and a good mixture of shops. A pretty cob and Dartmoor-granite built town, situated on the River Bovey it is home to the internationally renowned Devon Guild of Craftsmen, based in a 19th century water mill on the river.

Other local attractions include the House of Marbles glass blowing and visitor centre and the National Trust’s Parke estate. On alternate Saturday mornings, the town's Farmers Market sells local produce. Information on all these attractions and much more can be found by contacting the Bovey Tracey Information Centre, Station Road, Bovey Tracey (01626 832047).

Close to Bovey Tracey is Heathfield, which is a substantial residential and significant business area within the Parish. Nearby to Heathfield is Bovey Heathfield, site of a Civil War battle and a haven for rare plants and wildlife, which is now owned and managed by Devon Wildlife Trust.


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Quality Update - March 2014
March 14, 2014

The latest edition of Quality Update is now availa... More >

Old Thatched Inn Update - March 2014
March 14, 2014

STOP PRESS: Old Thatched Inn Update • The sit... More >

Representative of the Lord of the Manor 2014
March 14, 2014

Bovey Tracey Town Council is seeking nominations f... More >

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March 21, 2014

At the Devon Guild of Craftsmen, Riverside Mill, B... More >

Moor to sea - at The Church House, Widecombe-in-the-Moor
April 1, 2014

11am – 4pm A free photographic exhibition by Jon... More >

Art at East Dartmoor National Nature Reserve - Walking the Edge: Trendlebere Down
April 5, 2014

9:00 am - 5:00 pm each day An exhibition of art... More >

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