Thursday 21st July 2022, 11:00am-1:30pm

Bossington, Nr Porlock, Exmoor NP


  • Ruth Hyett
  • 07908 186216

51.220578667909, -3.5795011640015

Bossington, Nr Porlock, Exmoor

A walk along the peaceful rugged Exmoor coast with stunning views towards Porlock Weir.

Walk Leader: Ruth Hyett

Grayling - Paul Coombes

Target species: Grayling, Dark Green Fritillary, Silver-washed Fritillary as well as Comma, Meadow Brown and Gatekeeper

Directions: Meet at National Trust car park in Bossington village at OS Grid ref SS 897 480.

Car Park: Please note this is a pay and display car park.  Free parking for National Trust members.

Public toilets: NT carpark


Information that applies to all our guided walks

There is no charge for the walks. Children and beginners are especially welcome. No dogs please as some of the sites have livestock on them.

Except where indicated, all walks start promptly at 11.00 am; please take care to arrive in good time.  They are taken at an easy pace and end around 1.00 - 1.30 pm. 

Many sites include steep, rough or wet ground so stout shoes, boots or wellies are recommended. Please inform the walk leader if you have health problems that might affect you on the walk. 

Please be aware of the growing risk of Lyme Disease and take appropriate precautions against ticks.  (click here for more information about ticks and Lyme disease)

If the weather is wet or unseasonably cold and dull, the walk will be cancelled. If you have a query about the walk please telephone the Walk Leader.