Posts Tagged: great walks

Combe Martin

“Situated in a beautiful and fertile valley on the western edge of Exmoor, Combe Martin lies at the center of some of North Devon’s most spectacular scenery. The approach to Combe Martin, along the coastal road, offers the visitor glimpses

Combe Martin

“Situated in a beautiful and fertile valley on the western edge of Exmoor, Combe Martin lies at the center of some of North Devon’s most spectacular scenery. The approach to Combe Martin, along the coastal road, offers the visitor glimpses

Docton Mills

“Docton Mill Wild Flower Gardens are situated in North Devon (UK) in a stunning valley, 1000m from the coast. The Garden started in the 1930’s but fell into disrepair in the 1970’s. 1980 saw the Mill renovated and Garden cleared

Docton Mills

“Docton Mill Wild Flower Gardens are situated in North Devon (UK) in a stunning valley, 1000m from the coast. The Garden started in the 1930’s but fell into disrepair in the 1970’s. 1980 saw the Mill renovated and Garden cleared

Great Torrington

“Great Torrington is a friendly, welcoming town, set in the midst of rolling, unspoilt green countryside. An ancient settlement extraordinarily sited on an inland cliff top with steep drops down to the River Torridge below. This impressive situation offers spectacular

Great Torrington

“Great Torrington is a friendly, welcoming town, set in the midst of rolling, unspoilt green countryside. An ancient settlement extraordinarily sited on an inland cliff top with steep drops down to the River Torridge below. This impressive situation offers spectacular

Hartland Abbey

“Only one mile from Hartland Quay, Hartland Abbey lies across a narrow, sheltered valley which winds its way to the spectacular Atlantic Coast. Within a designated ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ visitors may wander around the beautiful gardens and grounds

Hartland Abbey

“Only one mile from Hartland Quay, Hartland Abbey lies across a narrow, sheltered valley which winds its way to the spectacular Atlantic Coast. Within a designated ‘Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ visitors may wander around the beautiful gardens and grounds

The Hartland Peninsula

Beautiful, rugged coastline, about an hour’s drive along “the atlantic highway”, you really feel like you are miles from anywhere. At Harland quay, you’ll find an isolated pub looking out to sea, further inland, Hartland Village and on the north

The Hartland Peninsula

Beautiful, rugged coastline, about an hour’s drive along “the atlantic highway”, you really feel like you are miles from anywhere. At Harland quay, you’ll find an isolated pub looking out to sea, further inland, Hartland Village and on the north

Further afield

The Hartland Peninsula is a wonderfully remote area to visit – it feels as though you are right on the edge of our isles, and of course you are. It is part of the wrecking coast, something you understand when

Further afield

The Hartland Peninsula is a wonderfully remote area to visit – it feels as though you are right on the edge of our isles, and of course you are. It is part of the wrecking coast, something you understand when

The Fremington Quay Cafe

Good place to stop for lunch off the Tarka Trail. http://www.fremingtonquay.co.uk/ “The Cafe is located in a picture-perfect spot on the River Taw with the Tarka Trail running past our door. We are the perfect spot to pause for refreshment

The Fremington Quay Cafe

Good place to stop for lunch off the Tarka Trail. http://www.fremingtonquay.co.uk/ “The Cafe is located in a picture-perfect spot on the River Taw with the Tarka Trail running past our door. We are the perfect spot to pause for refreshment

Ice Cream! Ice Cream! Ice Cream!

For the finest clotted cream ice-cream known to mankind (probably), head across to the Croyde Ice Cream Parlour on the main street in Croyde. If you’re feeling particularly indulgent or you need to replenish your energies after a long surf (well,

Ice Cream! Ice Cream! Ice Cream!

For the finest clotted cream ice-cream known to mankind (probably), head across to the Croyde Ice Cream Parlour on the main street in Croyde. If you’re feeling particularly indulgent or you need to replenish your energies after a long surf (well,

Saunton Sands

On your way into Croyde from Braunton you will pass Sautnon Sands; a 3-mile stretch of beach that extends across the estuary as far as Appledore backed by large sand dunes.

Saunton Sands

On your way into Croyde from Braunton you will pass Sautnon Sands; a 3-mile stretch of beach that extends across the estuary as far as Appledore backed by large sand dunes.

Towards Woolecombe from balcony at Clifton Court

Walk along Putsborough Sands to Woolacombe

There are many great walks around the apartment at Clifton Court, but it’s hard to beat the simplicity of being able to get up and head down to the beach and then along the two mile stretch of sand to Woolacombe.  You

Towards Woolecombe from balcony at Clifton Court

Walk along Putsborough Sands to Woolacombe

There are many great walks around the apartment at Clifton Court, but it’s hard to beat the simplicity of being able to get up and head down to the beach and then along the two mile stretch of sand to Woolacombe.  You