Lydford Forest 08 April 2018 Posted by Simon Lewis on April 14, 2018 Posted in: Uncategorized. Tagged: devon, lydford forest, photography, scenery. 1 Comment Lydford Forest is a large woodland area on the west of Dartmoor, about 5 miles north of Tavistock. There is a woodland trail which leads down to the valley of the River Lyd. Photos are from a fine Sunday in April.