Scenery

Explore in Cornwall in the news

Guided walking holidays in Cornwall can now be enjoyed with Explore in Cornwall – we have teamed up with the superb Scarlet and Bedruthen Steps Hotels along with the Budock Vean Manor to set up walking breaks discovering magical Cornwall.… Continue reading

Walking with Poldark

A guided walk with a touch of drama as we bumped into Poldark (Aiden Turner) being filmed at “Wheal Leisure” – actually Wheal Owles on the north Cornish Coast. You can explore the wild places visited in Poldark around Cornwall’s… Continue reading

Cornwall’s superstars of nature

Walking on the coast path is the best way to see this superstar of the natural world – Peregrine falcons are training this years young to hunt at the moment. This individual was resting on the cliffs during today’s guided… Continue reading

Cornish coast path colours

A stunning Emperor moth caterpillar adds a flash of colour whilst walking the south west coast path in West Cornwall. We have had fantastic views on recent guided walks and hikes exploring Cornwall’s coast paths and trails. The spectacular coast… Continue reading

Storm light walking on Cornwall’s Coast Path

Winter sun lighting up Cornwall’s Mining World Heritage Site whilst walking the South West coast path in Cornwall. In the distance is Wheal Owles which is used as Ross Poldark’s Wheal Leisure. Walking is the best way to discover the… Continue reading

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

Silken tents on the South West Coast Path

At this time of year we sometimes see whole stands of blackthorn bushes stripped of their leaves by lackey moth caterpillars. The bright orange and blue caterpillars that live communally in silken tents eventually become a drab brown adult moth… Continue reading

A Sunset Trail

On the 24th May on a sunset trail walk this evening we were looking for nightjars and views. Rescued this little chap from the path where he was looking decidedly sorry for himself and vulnerable to the nearby barn owl and buzzards

Vole

Barn Owl

Recent Trip Away..

On a recent trip away to Scotland on the 11th May we saw some fantastic wildlife including this chap feeding on the shore just outside our cottage despite the wintry weather

Otter