Category Archives: Cornwall

Western Greyhound buses ceases trading

Many of the walks along the Cornwall coast use (or used) Western Greyhound buses to get back to the start point. However sadly the company has ceased trading as of today and so will no longer be running their bus … Continue reading

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57. Cremyll to Portwrinkle

March 2012 This one is something of a milestone, being my last coastal walk that is in Cornwall. It will be a shame to leave but then Devon has a wonderful coastline too. I was staying at the Travelodge in Saltash … Continue reading

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56. Looe to Portwrinkle

March 2012 This was the first of a 4 day break in Cornwall in March as I had leave from work I had to take before 1st April. I headed from home with the intention of getting to Portwrinkle, the … Continue reading

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55. St George’s (Looe) Island

September 2014 So having said originally I wasn’t going to include islands on my walk, I’m visiting another island, making it a 100% record so far of visiting islands I’ve past! When I walked this part of the Cornwall coast I … Continue reading

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54. Polruan to Looe

March 2012 For this walk I was staying in the Travelodge in Saltash. I therefore decided that it made sense to drive to Looe, the end of my walk, and take the bus from there to Polruan. This meant I … Continue reading

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53. Par to Fowey

March 2012 Unusually, I was doing this walk in early Spring, as I had some days leave from work that I needed to use before the 1st of April, so headed down for Cornwall for a few days, of which … Continue reading

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52. Par to Mevagissey

August 2011 August Bank holiday is an attractive time to go away, what with it being a 3 day weekend and towards the end of summer when the weather is likely to still be quite good. But the downside is the … Continue reading

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51. Portloe to Mevagissey

September 2012 The Roseland peninsula is a remote and beautiful place and this is my second walk around it. There is however a downside and that is public transport is very limited. At the time, there was a bus once … Continue reading

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50. Place to Portloe

September 2012 My last walk ended at Falmouth. Falmouth, as the name suggest, is at the mouth of the River Fal, which is fed by a whole network of rivers and estuaries, to form a large and deep harbour. In … Continue reading

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49. Falmouth to Helford

September 2012 After the awkward travel arrangements on the last walk, this one was nice and simple, since there was a direct bus between Helford Passage and Falmouth, so need for multiple buses or ferries this time. Even more surprising … Continue reading

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