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Amazing Views

Very good choice of walks at Bossington, we did the one to the Lime Kilns and also the one up to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
1946Brenda
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Barton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Stunning views

Went on a walk all by chance the good weather for February made it even more enjoyable. Worth the... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2019
mw196905
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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An easy 2.5 mile stroll along the South West Coast Path on the halfway path around Bossington Hill, giving extensive views over the dramatically flat marsh and farmland of Porlock Vale, a landscape of national importance because of the rare flora...more
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| Bossington Car Park, Exmoor National Park, Porlock TA24 8HF, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good choice of walks at Bossington, we did the one to the Lime Kilns and also the one up to the lookout, Both were very enjoyable but the views form the lookout were spectacular and worth the trudge up there (the weather was beautiful...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 1946Brenda
Reviewed February 21, 2019

Went on a walk all by chance the good weather for February made it even more enjoyable. Worth the hike

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mw196905
Reviewed January 26, 2019 via mobile

Had a number of walks around Bossington with our wider family and children (6 and 8) and an amazing time was had by all. The views, beach and World War 2 pill boxes kept everyone occupied. Toilets at the car park are a bonus.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tom_Blancmange
Reviewed January 2, 2019

we took the walk up through the wood to the coastal path, slightly steep in places but views were lovely. we cut through down to the beach which is steep

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Natasha Y
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

Parked the car at the National Trust car park at Bossington. There’s a lovely walk up between the woodland/moors and the coast. It’s well signposted with pink arrows so easy to follow. Our 3 dogs loved it, you can walk up to an old stone...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 341deannep
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

A nice little car park you can pay £3 for the whole day or free if your a National Trust member. A gentle flat 1/2 mile 10-15 minute walk to this stunning beach. It's all flat pebbles easy to walk on and the views are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

Walekd the 2.5 mile round trip to Hurlestone Point and back round to Bossington. Parked in National Trust car park which has loos. Relatively easy walk and well marked paths. Good views esp on a nice day. Car park got busy later in day. We...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Helen-9999
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Only a few miles from Porlock via Bossington then along the coast to the old Coastguard Station. Worth the effort for the views

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David R
Reviewed September 2, 2018

We parked in Bossington car park and walked to Hurlestone Point, the walk is quite steep in places and very trying with a reluctant teenager but worth the view across Porlock Bay and over to Wales. We then carried on to Selworthy Sands as the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank guzmo
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Parked up at the National Trust car park in Bossington and walked up to the coast path to Hurlstone Point look out; fantastic views and definitely worth a loo If you are up for it and not scared of heights then keep going round the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Nikolett H
February 11, 2017|
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Response from SW_Coast_Path_Team | Property representative |
Hi - yes this is a nice scenic walk, with great views across Porlock Bay. On our website - look under 'Walk the path' - Family walks and you'll find lots of other walk ideas.
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