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SWCP – notes on the path

Notes on equipment Having now walked 4 seasons, I feel I have a good sense of what is needed on your feet, head and back to get this walk done. That said, I have walked with 19 different people who … Continue reading

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SWCP Walk #5 & #6 Ilfracombe to Croyde Bay

This was without doubt by most favourite leg yet. We had rolling hills, impressive crags, long sweeping bays and even an upward waterfall! Perhaps it was the sunshine brilliantly highlighting our walk or the churning sea crashing below but that … Continue reading

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SWCP walk #4 Combe Martin to Ilfracombe

Before I started this, 5 miles would have been a fairly decent length for a walk, and I doubt I would have got the interest of many of my walking friends had I suggested longer. But this walk was a … Continue reading

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SWCP walk #3 Lynmouth to Combe Martin

Nearly 7 hours of strenuous walking on Saturday, in what was the last of the Exmoor sections, walk #3 was our toughest section yet. We were rejoined by LN with the addition of her husband CW, and of course with … Continue reading

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SWCP walk #1 Minehead to Porlock Weir

This is a good 10 days later than I intended to write, but if you read my previous post then you’ll know that selling my car took up some brain space as well as my time and patience, along with … Continue reading

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THE SOUTH WEST COAST PATH PLAN…

Growing up in the Westcountry, frankly the best place in the country, I had the privilege of living in a place where I could get to coast within in 25 minutes. Family coastal walks were a thing, and the beach … Continue reading

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