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Newsletter 2017

October Walking - Bargain prices & Free Maps & Guidebooks

Historic town of Lynmouth

Make the most of the Indian Summer with a great deal on all our walking routes for those of you who can fit in an autumn getaway. Special prices apply if you book a walk with us for any dates in October 2017 and what’s more we’ll throw in the maps and guidebooks that you need for free!

Map reading on the Coleridge Way

The Coleridge Way - October Special Offer

Following in the footsteps of poets, The Coleridge Way is a great autumn walk through the Quantocks, the Brendon Hills and Exmoor National Park, finishing with a superb walk along the beautiful Brendon valley to the coast at Lynmouth, dubbed Devon’s ‘little Switzerland’ by Robert Southey

On the moors the purple heather and yellow gorse are blooming while in the woodlands the leaves are turning yellow and gold. Listen for the roar of the stags and look for salmon in the rivers, swimming upstream to spawn. This walk offers real variety with the best moor, coast and inland walking scenery in one continuous trail. 51 miles Nether Stowey to Lynmouth over 4 or 6 days walking suitable for all walkers.


Four days / five nights for just £361.81 per person

Six days / seven nights for £496.21 per person


Fully inclusive of your accommodation (B&B basis), luggage transfers, and personalised itinerary and support. Free maps and guidebook included.

Prices based on 2 walkers sharing a double / twin room – price for single walker and group discounts also available.

Click Here for full details of the route highlights and options

Other October Specials also available on:

One Centre Walking Breaks in Lynmouth (Exmoor) for Coast & Moors Walking

Lynmouth Harbour

4 nights for only £249 per person 

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Options also available during October in Fowey on the Cornwall Coast Path


Looking out on the South West Coast PathThe SW Coast Path - Minehead to Combe Martin - Exmoor

Minehead to Combe Martin

Iconic first stage of Britain's favourite path taking in the gorges of “Little Switzerland” at Lynmouth, an ascent of Great Hangman

- highest point on the Coast Path as well as the Valley of the Rocks, Porlock Weir and Exmoor itself.

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Polperro Fishing village part of the South West Coast PathThe SW Coast Path Mevagissey to Looe - South Cornwall

The Classic Cornish Short Break

A great walk for autumn in sheltered South Cornwall linking a string of overnight harbour towns with good facilities, restaurants and mountains of Cornish charm at Mevagissey, Charlestown, Fowey, Polperro and Looe.

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October discount prices available on other routes - quote OCT17 for deals

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Mendip Way Launch - Somerset

Working in partnership with Visit Somerset and the Mendip Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty we are thrilled to announce the official relaunch of the Mendip Way will take place in Frome during October.  With the route improved and fully resigned we expect this to be a highlight for walkers to the South West during 2018.

Click here to see all about this superb walk and find over 20 pages of info and images to whet your appetite including an extension option to iconic Glastonbury Tor!

Below Crook Peak on The Mendip Way

The Mendip Way - Somerset

50 miles of walking from the Bristol Channel at Uphill near Weston-super-Mare over the Mendip plateau before heading down through spectacular Cheddar Gorge and on to the beautiful little city of Wells. Options to finish at the Somerset town of Frome (pronounced Froom!) or magical Glastonbury.

Happy walking from us all at Encounter Walking Holidays.

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