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Do, Do, Do

So far I have only done about 200 miles of the 630 in total. Starting at the end - Poole in Dorset... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2018
suelouise1
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Orpington, United Kingdom
Wonderful, wonderful SWCP

I've been walking the 600+ miles of the SWCP for four years now. Some years I barely manage a... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
hikingadventure
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

So far I have only done about 200 miles of the 630 in total. Starting at the end - Poole in Dorset, I have seen absolutely spectacular scenery. The cliffs in Dorset, like Golden Cap are unforgettable and there are many delightful villages on route....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

I've been walking the 600+ miles of the SWCP for four years now. Some years I barely manage a weekend, this year I managed two trips totaling 12 days (Zennor Head to Plymouth). The scenery is magnificent, the villages generally charming, and the path a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

The coastal footpath is outstanding. The views, peace and quiet combined with beautiful fresh air really blows the cobwebs off. You can walk as far as you want to / are able too or you can just sit and take it all in. Recommended areas...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

A clearly signposted trail with good walking with views overlooking Plymouth City and sound. Heading south round the headland absolutely crystal clear visibility and worth the effort even if it is up and down.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ScotinEngland
Reviewed September 13, 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank One_of_the_BOFs
Reviewed June 20, 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.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Callie A
Reviewed October 2, 2017

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

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 30, 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

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 24, 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 .

Date of experience: September 2017
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