Tag Archives: cows

402pm Lochailort to Arisaig

I outwit a herd of cows and end up beside a mysterious memorial. Continue reading

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392 Port Eigin-aig to Achateny

I tramp across a boggy landscape. Like Frodo through Mordor. Continue reading

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327 Leswalt to Kirkcolm

A strange day, beginning with a graveyard and ending with a row of little bodies. Continue reading

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245 Amlwch to City Dulas

I walk in the fading light of the evening – and meet nobody, apart from several peaceful sheep and one belligerent cow. Continue reading

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187 Llansteffan to St Clears

I tackle another estuary, take risky shortcuts, tangle with cows and meet a very old bull. Continue reading

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159pm Kewstoke to Clevedon

There are swans on the river, birds in the sky, and – if I block out the drone of traffic on the nearby M5 – I could be in the middle of nowhere. But in the next field, everything goes horribly wrong.
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Stage 14. Aldeburgh through Chillesford to Boyton Marshes

Today is a day of forests, fields, pigs and hay fever. I get hot, cross, bothered – and lost – on a pig farm. I meet a snake and nearly have a close encounter with some cows. Continue reading

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