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Maer Cliff, Bude - South West Coast Path walk

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Walk to Northcott Mouth

We often walk over Maer Down, either on the way to Northcott Mouth or the way back, paddling in... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
Christine K
Barnsley, United Kingdom
Great views for not too much effort

An easy enough stroll away from Crooklets Beach, even a hoover can make it up here, and with views... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
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A 2.1 mile leisurely amble on the South West Coast Path over Maer Down between two sandy beaches, on good paths with fine sea views over the rocky reefs and offshore islets. The cliffs are of geological importance and the nearby nature reserve is...more
Northcott Mouth Beach, Bude EX23 9ED, England
+44 1392 383560
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

We often walk over Maer Down, either on the way to Northcott Mouth or the way back, paddling in the sea for the opposite leg of the journey. The walk across the down is very pleasant, and you end up at the beach at Northcott...More

Thank Christine K
Reviewed 12 July 2018

An easy enough stroll away from Crooklets Beach, even a hoover can make it up here, and with views that take your suction away it is well worth the little effort that it is. If the tide is out you can walk down to Northcott...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

Beautiful view which you never get fed up of looking at, I would recommend everyone visit Cornwall at least once you will fall in love with the place too !

Thank MandosWoodstock
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I'd not been to this area of the coast in Cornwall & was so impressed with the cliffs & stunning views in the area. It was a cold, windy day but still gorgeous. I'd love to visit again in the Spring!

Thank oek9mom
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite past times is exploring and walking and thus is fresh ground that had to be hit You can’t come on holiday and not walk along the cliff edge and take in its 360 view

1  Thank Mark P
Reviewed 2 October 2017

One of the best costal walks I have done, fantastic views just don't to close to the edge and make sure to take your camera

Thank legchatsworth
Reviewed 18 September 2017

It´s one of the most stunning views in Cornwall, It´s a quiet place where you can enjoy all the beauty of Cornwall

Thank LilyFlynn
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This part of the SWCP came at the very beginning of our latest five days walking (in reverse direction to more normal) from Bude to Woolacombe, a relatively gentle start to the very tough first day to Hartland Quay. Great views and pleasant walking, suitable...More

Thank One_of_the_BOFs
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We love this cliff, and the walk across Maer Down to Northcott Mouth and Margaret's Rustic Tea Garden. The scenery is spectacular and the walking easy

Thank Christine K
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I couldn't recommend enough that people take a walk if you come to Bude for a week.The views are amazing and you get a great sense of open space.

Thank james E
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