Practical, complete guide to walking Exmoor & North Devon Coast Path, the first section of the South-West Coast Path National Trail, from Minehead to Bude. Includes: * 55 large-scale walking maps, 13 town plans, 8 stage maps and 2 overview maps * Places to stay with reviews - bunkhouses, campsites, B&Bs, hostels, pubs, hotels * Places to eat with reviews - cafes, teashops, pubs, restaurants, takeaways * GPS Waypoints - downloadable from Trailblazer website * New edition includes extra colour mapping for each stage of the walk. * Also includes 40 colour photos. * Itineraries for all walkers - whether walking the route in its entirety over a week to 10 days or sampling the highlights on day walks and short breaks; * What to see - attractions, history, culture * Comprehensive public transport information - for all access points on the coast * Flora and fauna - four page full colour flower guide, plus an illustrated section on local wildlife * Full information on the Exmoor National Park * Green hiking - understanding the local environment and minimizing our impact on it.
Co-authored by HENRY STEDMAN & JOEL NEWTON. HENRY STEDMAN is a walker of considerable experience, having hiked in many parts of Europe, Asia and Africa, who has been writing guidebooks for more than a quarter of a century. He's the author and co-author of many other guides from Trailblazer: Dales Way, Kilimanjaro - the Trekking Guide, Dolomites Trekking, Coast to Coast Path, Hadrian's Wall Path, Cornwall Coast Path and Dorset & South Devon Coast Path. He has updated The Inca Trail, Cusco & Machu Picchu 6th edition, Pembrokeshire Coast Path, The Ridgeway, North Downs Way, Offa's Dyke Path. JOEL NEWTON co-authored Cornwall Coast Path (SWCP Part 2) and Dorset & South Devon Coast Path (SWCP Part 3) and is author of Trailblazer's guide to the Thames Path.