Week 25 roundup – Welcombe to Ilfracombe

Wednesday 20th to Tuesday 26th March 2019

Welcombe to Hartland 6.66
Hartland to Buck’s Mills 10.95
Buck’s Mills to Appledore 10.14
Appledore to Croyde 8.60
Croyde to Ilfracombe 10.77

Total miles this week 47.12

Total miles to date 1053.78



Hartland to Buck’s Mills


“The Angels Wings”, the grade 2 listed building “built in 1828 and restored by a few devoted friends in 1934 in memory of Marion Stucley who loved Clovelly”.




The Hobby Drive, Clovelly


Buck’s Mills to Appledore


Buck’s Mills to Appledore. A steep section!


Buck’s Mills to Appledore


A pavement waymarker at Westward Ho!


Westward Ho!


The Neck, near Crow Point


The Tarka Trail, Braunton


DUKW six-wheel-drive amphibious assault craft used in WWII. Part of the Braunton Burrows information board.


Saunton Sands


Croyde to Ilfracombe


Woolacombe Sand


On Route 27 of the National Cycle Network, Croyde to Ilfracombe


On Route 27 of the National Cycle Network, Croyde to Ilfracombe


Route 27 of the National Cycle Network, Croyde to Ilfracombe


Detail of the Route 27 National Cycle Network waymarker, Croyde to Ilfracombe

Week 24 roundup – Porthcothan to Welcombe

Wednesday 13th to Tuesday 19th March 2019

Porthcothan to Wadebridge 11.35
Rock to Port Gaverne 9.49
Tintagel to Boscastle 7.03
Crackington Haven to Bude 8.71
Bude to Welcombe 10.69

Total miles this week 47.27

Total miles to date 1006.66



The Camel Estuary, Padstow to Wadebridge


The dunes at Rock


Lundy Hole, Rock to Port Gaverne






Crackington Haven to Bude


Crackington Haven to Bude


Crackington Haven to Bude


Bude sea swimming pool




Bude to Welcombe


Bude to Welcombe


Bude to Welcombe


Bude to Welcombe


Wonder what this structure in Welcombe is?




Week 23 roundup – St Ives to Newquay

Wednesday 6th to Tuesday 12th March 2019

St Ives to Godrevy 11.60
Godrevy to Porthtowan 10.06
Porthtowan to Perranporth  8.63
Perranporth to Newquay  9.26

Total miles this week 39.55

Total miles to date 959.39


Art at St Ives Railway Station


St Ives harbour


Herring Gulls at St Ives harbour


St Ives


Upton Towans


Lichen on coastal rocks




The National Trust”s Wheal Coates engine house. Porthtowan and Perranporth.


Porthtowan and Perranporth




Perran Beach, Perranporth


Hoblyn’s Cove, Perranporth to Newquay.


The Gannel Estuary, Newquay


The tidal footbridge over the Gannel Estuary, Newquay



Week 22 roundup – Porthgwarra to Gurnard’s Head

Wednesday 27th to Tuesday 5th March 2019

Porthgwarra to Cape Cornwall 10.86
Cape Cornwall to Gurnard’s Head/Treen 9.92

Total miles this week 20.78

Total miles to date 919.84


Porthgwarra to Cape Cornwall


Porthgwarra to Cape Cornwall


The wreck of the RMS Mülheim, the German cargo ship, which ran aground in Gamper Bay, between Sennen Cove and Land’s End


Levant Mines, Pendeen, near St Just


Cape Cornwall to Gurnard’s Head