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The Great Race...

Published on: Oct. 9, 2015, 9:42 a.m.

TV adventurer and patron of the South West Coast Path Challenge, Monty Halls is gearing up for his challenge to protect the South West Coast Path.

Coast Path Challenge sets off along Exmoor coast from Minehead to Porlock Weir

Published on: Oct. 3, 2015, 3:50 p.m.

The South West Coast Path Challenge is a new fundraising event, which aims to set a new record for the number of times people can walk or run the Coast Path in one month. Participants can create their own challenge or join one of four organised 10 mile challenge walks – every miles counts!

Coast Path Golf Day raises £2,500 for the South Hams Fund

Published on: Sept. 17, 2015, 11:26 a.m.

Local people and businesses took part in Thurlestone Golf Club’s second annual Charity Golf Day on Friday 11th September, to fundraise for the South West Coast Path Association and raised a staggering £2,500 thanks to the generous support of Bartons Solicitors.

Join Monty Halls to become an adventurer and win a GoPro camera

Published on: Sept. 10, 2015, 10:18 p.m.

Fancy a challenge? Join Monty Halls for an adventure as part of the South West Coast Path Challenge this October and make a pledge on social media for a chance to win a Go Pro Hero4 camera

Countdown to the South West Coast Path Challenge

Published on: Sept. 2, 2015, 8:49 a.m.

The countdown has begun with just one month to go before the South West Coast Path Challenge kicks off in October. The event, backed by TV adventurer Monty Halls, aims to set a new world record...

5 top family walks for August Bank Holiday

Published on: Aug. 25, 2015, 3:23 p.m.

Get out and about on the South West Coast Path this Bank Holiday weekend and combine a family walk with a 
host of other old-fashioned childhood pleasures, from crabbing, rockpooling and exploring hidden coves, to following in the footsteps of pirates, smugglers and giants.

Club together for charity golf day on South Devon coast

Published on: Aug. 24, 2015, 9:45 p.m.

Local people and businesses are invited to take part in Thurlestone Golf Club’s second annual Charity Golf Day on Friday 11th September, to fundraise for the South West Coast Path Association.

Association AGM to be held in Portland

Published on: Aug. 20, 2015, 8:26 a.m.

The 2016 AGM is to be held on May 14th at the Heights Hotel, Portland at 2pm. Special rates for members are available if you contact the hotel on 01305 821361 www.heightshotel.com

Neptune’s trident heralds South West Coast Path Challenge

Published on: Aug. 5, 2015, 4:36 p.m.

Bill Morris of the National Trust (Lead Ranger, Leigh Woods) and Hayley Partridge of the South West Coast Path Association, receive the Neptune trident from National Trust Wales volunteer Bob Smith (in background) in Chepstow, at the end of the Welsh Coast Path. Credit: National Trust/Athena Picture Agency

After an epic 870-mile trek round the Welsh coast, the National Trust in Wales handed over the ‘baton’ – a specially carved trident inspired by Neptune –– to the South West, to take up the next big coastal challenge.

Promoting the South West Coast Path in the USA

Published on: July 21, 2015, 7:54 a.m.

The IAT Stand:Walter Anderson (Maine), Larry Luxemburg (AT Museum President), Hugh Barron (Scotland), Dick Anderson (Maine), Don Hudson (Maine), Jim Hibbard (South Carolina), and Mark Owen (England), Paul Wylezol (Newfoundland)

Mark Owen, the National Trail Officer has just returned from the Appalachian Trail conference in Winchester, Virginia, representing the South West Coast Path and the other UK National Trails.