Tag Archives: Anthony Nolan

SWCP #39b & #40a – Carne Beach to Hemmick Beach

Starting as we meant to go on, another walk was planned for the following weekend. Back down to JC, RS and I wandering through Veryan Bay in grey drizzle and wind, and through the film set of Miss Pereguine’s Home … Continue reading

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SWCP #38 & #39a -Falmouth to Porthscatho, Porthcatho to Carne Beach

The first walk of the year set us literally on the right path: sunshine, blue skies and the bar set very high with an excellent start to another year of walking! Highlights were the beach of seals and for RS … Continue reading

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SWCP #37 – Helford to Falmouth

Full of a decent breakfast, and minus two walkers, RS, LN and DP set out to do a shorter stint from Helford back to Falmouth. We might have been slightly fuzzy from the previous night’s shenanigans – enjoying the variety … Continue reading

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SWCP #36b Porthoustock to Helford

The Half Way point was reached finally! Probably about 2 or 3 months later than I wanted or had hoped to, but reached nevertheless! We were joined by DP for her first walk, and CW came back again – having … Continue reading

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SWCP #35b & 36a Kennack Sands to Porthoustock

After a reluctant pause of about a month, we tried to get back on the path. By this time, however, the weather really had turned. We seemed to have a succession of wet and windy weekends, and becuase of the … Continue reading

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SWCP #31b, 32, 33a Penzance to Predannack Wallas

When planning this walk, I began to ask myself whether it was worth the hassle. Could I justify dragging people out to the end of Cornwall to traipse along the coast path, come what may? I was constantly reviewing weather … Continue reading

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SWCP #25, 26 & 27 Portreath to Zennor Head – Day 1

Bank holiday weekend in August saw us back on the path, and enjoying camping too. We managed to chuck a few walks together and get from Portreath through Hayle to Lelant on the first day, and then from Lelant to … Continue reading

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SWCP # 24 Perranporth to Portreath

After a break of a few weeks whilst RS and I were road-tripping through Europe, we got back on the path, despite very very much not feeling up to it. But as always, I have never been disappointed on the … Continue reading

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SWCP – half way…

I’ve done it! I have reached (over) half way and am now on the home straight. Nearly 11 months after starting, and nowhere near finishing, here’s a reflection on what it is to walk the South West Coast Path… The … Continue reading

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SWCP #22 & 23 Newquay to Perranporth

This was undoubtedly one of my favourite walks – not least because we walked on my birthday weekend but we were lucky to have had wall to wall sunshine, fabulous camping and great friends. I have set the bar very … Continue reading

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