Down the Rabbit Hole

There is a well worn scuff beside the coast path which suggests a way down the hill but immediately it vanishes down a small slope and into the undergrowth.  However, just because you can’t see it does not mean it’s not there.  10 minutes later and a mud slide down a stream bed through a…

First Frosts

The walk back to the car from Meldon Pool has dispelled the cold from our fingers and toes and the simple question is, head home or head to Foggintor Quarry? Given that we could be forgiven for thinking, but for the falling leaves, that this was a mid-summer day, Foggintor has an inevitability to it. …

Meldon Pool

For a brief moment as we were driving along it looked as though the clouds would prevail but when we eventually pulled in to the quarry car park, after a short and unintentional detour to the reservoir, the sky was clear blue under a low sun with not a breath of breeze. There is still…