Lynmouth – Combe Martin

Friends, I have camped. I have camped for the following reasons, and very much against my own better judgment: It was the only thing I could remotely afford. See above. Okay, so that’s not the entire list, but that’s pretty … Continue reading “Lynmouth – Combe Martin”

A Brief Guide: Minehead – Lynton

I’m conscious that my personal struggles against the weather and the inadequacy of my own two legs might have made the stretch between Minehead and Lynton sound a bit grim. Nothing could be further from the truth. The scenery (when it was … Continue reading “A Brief Guide: Minehead – Lynton”

Porlock Weir to (supposedly) Lynmouth

After my first day of walking, I do not choose to go to sleep; rather, sleep singles me out for some special attention at 9pm. Except that, just as I’m drifting off, I’m woken up by the jangling of my own … Continue reading “Porlock Weir to (supposedly) Lynmouth”

Minehead – Porlock Weir

Saturday morning, 29th August. Get up at 6.45am (the 5am alarm having failed to go off). Pack son (3 ¼) and husband (43 ¾) into car. Drive for 6 hours, plus stoppages. Arrive at Minehead at 3pm. Change into walking … Continue reading “Minehead – Porlock Weir”