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Stunning nature at its best

A nice little car park you can pay £3 for the whole day or free if your a National Trust member. A... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
emmasV7133VH
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Croydon, United Kingdom
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Great walk

We parked in Bossington car park and walked to Hurlestone Point, the walk is quite steep in places... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
guzmo
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London, United Kingdom
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An easy 2.5 mile stroll along the South West Coast Path on the halfway path around Bossington Hill, giving extensive views over the dramatically flat marsh and farmland of Porlock Vale, a landscape of national importance because of the rare flora...more
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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

A nice little car park you can pay £3 for the whole day or free if your a National Trust member. A gentle flat 1/2 mile 10-15 minute walk to this stunning beach. It's all flat pebbles easy to walk on and the views are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank emmasV7133VH
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Walekd the 2.5 mile round trip to Hurlestone Point and back round to Bossington. Parked in National Trust car park which has loos. Relatively easy walk and well marked paths. Good views esp on a nice day. Car park got busy later in day. We...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Only a few miles from Porlock via Bossington then along the coast to the old Coastguard Station. Worth the effort for the views

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David R
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We parked in Bossington car park and walked to Hurlestone Point, the walk is quite steep in places and very trying with a reluctant teenager but worth the view across Porlock Bay and over to Wales. We then carried on to Selworthy Sands as the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank guzmo
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Parked up at the National Trust car park in Bossington and walked up to the coast path to Hurlstone Point look out; fantastic views and definitely worth a loo If you are up for it and not scared of heights then keep going round the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

We parked not far out of Minehead and walked on the inland coastal path to Bossington hill over looking Porlock. We then walked back along the rugged coastal path back to Minehead. Stunning views and scenery. Even though it was blowing a gale at least...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

We had an early picnic tea in the car park then set off on a dog walk to Hurlstone point. The weather was warm and the clouds were low which all added to the atmosphere. Very scenic walk. Plenty of benches to stop off at...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

A gentle walk of about 45 minutes, a stream tumbles down on the left as you walk towards the viewing area. We were lucky enough to have a lovely morning, and met quite a few people doing the same, all very pleasant and happy to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Leila281
Reviewed 24 July 2018

The coastal path in this hot weather for someone like me with a bad heart and an artificial hip was daunting but uneventful.If you like a walk of gentle hike along the coast lines of Britain this is a delight.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DAVIDJOHN_HUK
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Three generations enjoyed a sunny afternoon walk. The youngest, at 20 months, had to be carried some of the way but it was generally a really good experience. The car park has good facilities.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Madeleine S
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Nikolett H
12 February 2017|
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Response from SW_Coast_Path_Team | Property representative |
Hi - yes this is a nice scenic walk, with great views across Porlock Bay. On our website - look under 'Walk the path' - Family walks and you'll find lots of other walk ideas.
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