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Ex·moor

 (ĕk′smo͝or′, -smôr′)
A moorland plateau of southwest England. It is a popular tourist area with notable prehistoric ruins.
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Exmoor

(ˈɛksˌmʊə; -ˌmɔː)
n
1. (Placename) a high moorland in SW England, in W Somerset and N Devon: chiefly grazing ground for Exmoor ponies, sheep, and red deer
2. (Breeds) a small stocky breed of pony with a fawn-coloured nose, originally from Exmoor
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Exmoor - horned sheep of DevonExmoor - horned sheep of Devon; valued for mutton
domestic sheep, Ovis aries - any of various breeds raised for wool or edible meat or skin
2.Exmoor - stocky breed of pony with a fawn-colored nose
pony - any of various breeds of small gentle horses usually less than five feet high at the shoulder
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The Exmoor National Park Authority is investigating.
These are the Galloway Forest Park in southwest Scotland, Exmoor National Park in Devon and Somerset, and the Channel Island of Sark.
I'd go straight to Exmoor National Park with my bike to explore the miles upon miles of off-road trails.
Spectacular: The view towards Dunkery Beacon from Porlock Common, Exmoor National Park
Visit V www.grandpier.co.uk 3TAK T E A WALK ON W EXMOOR IF you like red deer and walking in the wilds, don't miss the chance to explore Exmoor National Park. It's got remote moorland, coastal paths, wooded valleys and is dotted with small towns and villages, so there'll definitely be a pub to stop off at to refuel.
Visit www.grandpier.co.uk 3 TAKE A WALK ON EXMOOR IF YOU like red deer and walking in the wilds, don't miss the chance to explore Exmoor National Park. It's got remote moorland, coastal paths, wooded valleys and is dotted with small towns and villages, so there'll definitely be a pub to stop off at to refuel.
BEN FOGLE: NEW LIVES IN THE WILD UK Channel 5, 9pm Ben Fogle meets Simon and Debbie, a former estate agent and lawyer respectively who swapped city life for a hidden-valley smallholding in the middle of Exmoor National Park. They now have more than 100 animals, some of which they keep for company, others which are destined for the table.
BEN FOGLE: NEW LIVES IN THE WILD UK Channel 5, 9pm Ben Fogle meets Simon and Debbie, a former estate agent and lawyer respectively who swapped city life for a hiddenvalley smallholding in the middle of Exmoor National Park. They now have more than 100 animals, some of which they keep for company, others which are destined for the table.
CHOICE Ben Fogle: New Lives in the Wild UK Channel 5, 9pm Ben Fogle meets Simon and Debbie, a former estate agent and lawyer respectively who swapped city life for a hidden-valley smallholding in the middle of Exmoor National Park. They now have more than 100 animals, some of which they keep for company, others which are destined for the table.
(6) Davis R., Exmoor National Park Dark Sky Reserve, IDA application, 2010