A Helford Hike

A gorgeous icy morning exploring the creeks on the Helford estuary, discovering wintering birdlife, enjoying winter sunshine and of course, tea and Christmas cake.

 

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Winter walking and Christmas Exploring

Winter sunshine, stormy seas and sea campion still managing to give us a seasonal bloom. Also found some unusually large seabird eggs on the cliff – a prize to the first who can tell us what species these are from!!!… Continue reading

Go Wild this Christmas

Explore in Cornwall gift vouchers make a fantastic wildlife present for everyone.  They are valid for 12 months and give you the chance of sharing our extra special wildlife and heritage or provide a days training and practice with… Continue reading

Autumn wildlife wonders and fabulous fungi

Stunning displays of purple seas in Cornwall this autumn with heather moorland showing off an array of purples and yellows. heather, bell heather and cross-leaved heath gather together to gives is this fantastic show on our Moorland Exploration  Exploring… Continue reading

Coast Path Cliffs – Cornwall

Wildlife walk on the Cornish Coast Path – Stunning! Small copper butterflies were out enjoying the late Autumn sun as we explored the cliffs today

Butterflies in Cornwall on a guided walk

Small copper nectaring on Cornwall’s sunny coast path

Exploring Cornwall with 3 Hungry Boys

Good to guide the 3 Hungry Boys  http://www.3hungryboys.com/ from Channel 4 recently – coast views, beefsteak fungus, rock samphire and great company with a swim at Swanpool beach Falmouth afterwards

Guided walk on Cornwall coast path wildlife, views & foraging

Swanpool Beach with the 3 Hungry Boys

Grey seal pupping time

A newborn grey seal pup and mother on a secret beach on today’s Coastal Exploration – this time of  year through to December is when the mothers give birth, usually in dark hidden caves so this is a special wildlife find.OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Orchids in abundance

Fantastic weather has ensured amazing displays of orchids this year – these are Heath Spotted orchids on a Coastal Exploration last week.

Cornwall Heath Spotted Orchids - cliff top wildlife on the coastpath

Heath Spotted Orchids on Cornwall’s coast path shining in the sun.

Relaxing Cornish wildlife

We are seeing our summer wildlife at the moment like this slow worm basking in the sun alongside the Cornwall Coast Path during a Coastal Exploration walk on the clifftops

Come and see the Lizard in Cornwall

Working in mid Cornwall this week with fantastic weather and the chance to see Common Lizards basking in the sunshine. This is a female, they give birth to live young and hunt spiders, grasshoppers and other small invertebrates. Guided walking… Continue reading