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Penzance to St. Ives

I had walked St. Cuthbert's Way twice, so considered myself a somewhat experienced walker. This... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
associate2018
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Bloomington, Indiana
SWCP completed over 5 years

We recently completed walking the 630+ miles of the SWCP over a five year period, 4-5 days at a... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
One_of_the_BOFs
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had walked St. Cuthbert's Way twice, so considered myself a somewhat experienced walker. This section of the SWC Path was quite challenging. I now completely understand the importance of being able to read a topographical map -- and the implications of multiple contour lines...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018

We recently completed walking the 630+ miles of the SWCP over a five year period, 4-5 days at a time, twice a year. The path is very well sign-posted, with lots of stopping places for lunch and overnight stays. The terrain and underfoot conditions are...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2018

Super whether you come by car or train. Satisfying and exhilarating. Do a little or schedule many holidays to complete it. Something for everyone who can walk a trail.

Thank Callie A
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Keep fit and take the dog. Sometimes a little steep but just take your time. Different wild flowers every week!

1  Thank Linda D
Reviewed 30 September 2017

About half way through now and all areas have been well signed. The best places so far have been Portcurno, Holywell Bay, East Dorset, Lyme Regis - actually far too many days

Thank vcoumbe
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Any traveller would be completely lost being told this area is plymouth get the facts right . Plymouth does not have much coastal path it stops at jenny cliff . Then starts again over the ferry at mount edgecombe from the william yard .

2  Thank Ian L
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We walked by the coastal path for our Silver Practice and it was definitely one of the most memorable journeys we encountered, even with the heavy bags on our backs. The terrain in some areas is a little tricky, for example an area where we...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I walked the path the summer of 2017, and loved it. Most of the path was wonderful but other not that good.

Thank Tanja I
Reviewed 17 May 2017

There are a number of sections of the coast path that can be walked in sections between Plymouth and Hope Cove, all have there own mysteries and grandeur. One needs to experience them to get their own personal "KICK".

Thank JagerPlymouth
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I only walked a small stretch of this excellent path and it provides excellent views but some challenging walking. Stretches can be steep and it is very hilly.

Thank Phil P
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