Ilfracombe – Croyde Sands – Barnstaple

Emma, my companion on this month’s walk, is gripping my hand so tightly that I can feel the bones shifting in my knuckles. ‘It’s glaring at me!’ she says. ‘No it isn’t,’ I say. ‘It’s going to run at me! … Continue reading “Ilfracombe – Croyde Sands – Barnstaple”

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”