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The South West Coast Path

Both north and south coast, England
+44 1392 382557
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Amazing walking

We have now completed, over the past five years, all but the final 85+ miles of the SWCP from Lyme... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Bucks Mill to Westward Ho!

This is probably one of the most challenging walks on the N Devon coast path. The first couple of... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Devon, United Kingdom
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Both north and south coast, England

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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We have now completed, over the past five years, all but the final 85+ miles of the SWCP from Lyme Regis to Poole which we are hoping to do early next year. What a fantastic experience it has been, with some spectacular views and getting...More

Thank GrumpsDC
Reviewed 28 August 2017

This is probably one of the most challenging walks on the N Devon coast path. The first couple of kilometres to Peppercombe is in the trees and has very limited views of the sea. It also has a steep climb out of Bucks Mill just...More

Thank Silvercoach
Reviewed 5 May 2017

the scenery in this segment of the path is truly awesome, and the path is generally well-maintained, though rock falls and subsidence do take their toll and require occasional (well-signposted) diversions. Hartland Quay to Welcombe mouth is generally easy, with gentle undulations and good underfoot....More

Thank coln M
Reviewed 4 April 2017

A wonderful week in varied terrain with beautiful views, isolated walks with wildlife for company to high peaks and beautiful valleys. This interspersed with pleasant seaside towns and some beautiful forests, rivers, beaches. An absolute joy, although the last leg is long, flat and less...More

Thank Simon R
Reviewed 16 February 2016

I hiked the Hangman Peaks in Combe Martin - Great Hangman is the tallest cliff in the UK - and it was an awesome time. The hike itself is refreshing, the views over the cliffs towards Wales were amazing, and parts of the path are...More

Thank Monica C
Reviewed 5 September 2015

This is a 4.5m walk from the village centre of Bucks Mills along the coastal path to Clovelly, coming finally along Hobby drive into the area near the visitor centre before descending to the harbour. The walk is through woodland, past a game bird area...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Very unique and really good for the south west tourism. Regulary visit the north Devon area which offers some fantastic scenery - Valley of rocks, Hartland Lighthouse to name a few.

Thank Goonerbeer
Reviewed 20 June 2015

We walked 5 miles on the coast path between East Portlemouth and Gara Rock and then the inland walk back from Gara Rock to East Portlemouth. The scenery is breathtaking and the cafe at Gara Rock a very lovely place to rest and take in...More

Thank kezegan
Reviewed 16 June 2015

I walked the two mile stretch of the trail from Bideford to Appledore, which took about an hour and a quarter. Although a good walk the path is quite narrow in stretches because of overgrowth of the shrubs - and weeds. there is one small...More

Thank Ranjan R
Reviewed 11 October 2014

I walked the six miles from Budleigh Salterton to Sidmouth - and now I'm hooked and want to walk more. The nature reserve at Budleigh Salterton, the patchwork of golden and green fields, the dramatic cliffs, the panoramic views in every direction, the pretty butterflies...More

Thank cusquenian
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