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Buck's Mills & Peppercombe Castle - South West Coast path Walk

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Beautiful Village with a waterfall on the beach

There is a car park at the top and you then walk down to the village. There are some really... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
swift-simba
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Camberley, United Kingdom
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Lovely walk , breath taking views . Hiking boots recommend . Can be tricky in parts if rain present... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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A high coastal 5.1 mile walk along the South West Coast Path through ancient woodland teeming with wildlife, with glimpses of stunning sea views through the trees and optional steep descents to two remote sand-and-shingle beaches. The village of...more
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Bucks Mills Car Park, Bucks Mills EX39 5DY, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a car park at the top and you then walk down to the village. There are some really beautiful thatched cottages there that are really quaint. There are the remains of lime kilns down by the beach. On the beach there is a...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely walk , breath taking views . Hiking boots recommend . Can be tricky in parts if rain present ..

1  Thank 1s-g-gill
Reviewed 23 June 2018

After reading not so great reviews for Clovelly, decided instead to take a look at Bucks Mill - great decision as it turned out. There is a smallish car park (height restriction) which filled up pretty quick so get there early would be my advice....More

1  Thank Jane W
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Peppercombe is stunning! 3/4 of a mile moderate walk from the Coach & Horses at Horns Cross and well worth it. Strictly no parking for Peppercombe at the pub car park and the layby is 200m down the busy A39 with no pavement. Landlord may...More

1  Thank Anne C
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Free car park and short walk down to Bucks Mills. Artist Cabin open now and then. Private house selling ice creams. Good walk along pebbles towards Clovelly - lots of interesting objects to be found - best after a storm when bits of driftwood and...More

1  Thank Dave T
Reviewed 25 September 2015

beautiful very special here walked 10 mile but well worth it water fall was amazing and I defo going back

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Reviewed 5 September 2015

We stayed in the idyllic Rose's Cottage in Bucks Mills and had a wonderful week exploring the area. From Bucks Mills there is a selection of walks, to Clovelly either on the coastal path or beach (tides allowing) or to Peppercombe. The beach in Bucks...More

1  Thank Wendy119186363
Reviewed 17 June 2015

my husband and I visited Bucks Mill and bay whilst staying in Devon. Gorgeous June afternoon and practically had the place to ourselves. Free parking at top of village and enjoyed a walk through the village enjoying the the flowers in bloom and well tendered...More

Thank LAD63
Reviewed 29 May 2015

Loved the beach, excellent for rockpooling. Strange car park though, it has a very narrow entrance, too small for my normal sized people carrier. We took the cliff path in the end, very steep climb back up but good fun. No facilities at all, apart...More

Thank MarthaMudge
Reviewed 9 April 2015 via mobile

We had a glorious walk down from Northway to Peppercombe beach on the South West path. A steep but well marked path takes you down from Northway (there is a pub at Horns Cross which could make a good starting point). Most of the path...More

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