Great South West Walks 2014

Suggested Itinerary

This is our suggested itinerary to cover the entire path in 8 weeks. We advise anyone planning a walk to use our Annual Guide. See our publications page for details.

Week 1. Minehead to Westward Ho!
(7 days, 87 miles)
to Porlock 10
to Lynmouth 12
to Combe Martin 13
to Woolacombe 13
to Braunton 16
to Instow 12
to Westward Ho! (via Bideford) 11
Week 2. Westward Ho! to Padstow
(7 days, 78 miles)
to Clovelly 11
to Hartland Quay 10
to Bude 15
to Crackington Haven 10
to Tintagel 11
to Port Isaac 9
to Padstow (River crossing) 12
Week 3. Padstow to St Ives
(6 days, 66 miles)
to Porthcothan 14
to Newquay 11
to Perranporth 11
to Portreath 12
to Hayle 12
to St Ives 6
Week 4. St Ives to Lizard
(6 days, 69 miles)
to Pendeen 14
to Sennen Cove 9
to Lamorna 12
to Marazion 9
to Porthleven 11
to Lizard 13
Week 5. Lizard to Par
(6 days, 72 miles)
to Coverack 11
to Helford (River crossing) 13
to Falmouth (River crossing) 10
to Portloe 14
to Mevagissey 12
to Par 12
Week 6. Par to Torcross
(7 days, 94 miles)
to Polperro 13
to Portwrinkle 12
to Plymouth (River crossing) 13
to Wembury Point (River crossing) 15
to Bigbury-on-Sea (River crossing) 14
to Salcombe 14
to Torcross (River crossing) 13
Week 7. Torcross to Seaton
(6 days, 72 miles)
to Dartmouth 10
to Brixham 11
to Babbacombe 11
to Exmouth 16
to Sidmouth 13
to Seaton 11
Week 8. Seaton to South Haven Point
(7 days, 92 miles)
to Seatown (Dorset) 14
to Abbotsbury 12
to Ferry Bridge (Wyke Regis) 11
around Isle of Portland 13
to Lulworth 14
to Worth Matravers (through Lulworth Ranges) 14
to South Haven Point 14