Tag Archives: coast

335 Troon to Irvine

There’s a fretful wildness to the weather, and my umbrella bobs and bounces. Continue reading

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332 Girvan to Maidens

A lonely shore to the Turnberry golf course. Continue reading

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325 Ardwell to Portpatrick

A blissful cow-free walk, ending in a much-appreciated reunion with old friends. Continue reading

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317 Garlieston to Isle of Whithorn

I take up coasteering to escape from cows, and end up beside a sacred cairn. Continue reading

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308 pm Auchencairn (Balcary Point)

I enjoy some stunning scenery and encounter a treacherous collie. Continue reading

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308 am Auchencairn (Torr Point)

I spot a red squirrel and a Tar Pot on Torr Point. Continue reading

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293 Maryport to Silloth

Endless shoreline and empty seascapes. Scotland in the distance. Continue reading

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292 Workington to Maryport

I catch the train from Maryport to Workington. Today, due to transport logistics, I’ve only planned a short walk. So I can relax, take my time, and enjoy the day. And I’m following the official England Coast Path – so nothing could possibly go wrong, could … Continue reading

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289 Sellafield to St Bees

Nuclear power stations, sea foam, geology lessons, and a golden beach. Continue reading

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288 Ravenglass to Sellafield

The mist creates an eerie and energy-sapping walk. Sellafield looms menacingly. Continue reading

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