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314 Creetown to Newton Stewart

Today I plan to walk up the River Cree from Creetown, cross over the bridge at Newton Stewart, and continue down the other side of the river to Wigtown. I have a complicated travel plan that involves two buses… but… it’s raining. What … Continue reading

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310 pm Dundrennan ranges to Kirkcudbright

The rocks below me look as if they’ve been sculpted by a crazy giant wielding a serrated knife.
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148b Lynmouth to Porlock Weir

I walk like a pirate through wild, rain-soaked woods on the edge of Exmoor, where I discover an ancient church, walk under bridges built by Byron’s daughter, and give my water bottle away to a passing stranger. Continue reading

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148a Lynmouth to Porlock Weir

A wet slog up Countisbury Hill and then an amazing and deserted walk through ancient forests and past secret springs.
If only I could get rid of the flies and find somewhere to sit down. Continue reading

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