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Transport

Footpaths
South West Coastpath
Tarka Trail

Bus
1&2 Barnstaple-Appledore
3 Ilfracombe-Barnstaple
30 Combe Martin-Barnstaple
31 Ilfracombe-Mortehoe
86 Barnstaple - Plymouth
300 Ilfracombe-Minehead
307 Barnstaple - Taunton
308 Barnstaple-Georgeham
309/310 Barnstaple-Lynton
315 Barnstaple - Exeter
657 South Molton - Barnstaple

Train
Tarka Line
Avocet Line
Exeter - Paignton

Boat
Oldenburg
Ilfracombe Princess
Balmoral
Waverley
Scillonian III
Exmoor Coastal Cruises


Ordnance Survey Map Explorer 139
Distance 7.5 miles, 12.5km

3 Ilfracombe-Barnstaple

Ilfracombe    08:35  09:05  xx:35  xx:05
Braunton (A)  08:53  09:23  xx:53  xx:23

308 Barnstaple - Georgeham

Barnstaple    09:20  10:20  11:20
Braunton (D)  09:35  10:35  11:35
Saunton       09:46  10:46  11:46

Join the trail by Saunton Sands Hotel SS447378. Here the Tarka Trail shares the route of the South West Coast Path. The path is generally well signposted.

Buses return to Ilfracombe or Barnstaple every half an hour.


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My List
  1. Little Grebe or Dabchick
  2. Great Crested Grebe
  3. Cormorant
  4. Little Egret
  5. Grey Heron
  6. Mute Swan
  7. Canada Goose
  8. Brent Goose
  9. Shelduck
  10. Mallard
  11. Wigeon
  12. Teal
  13. Kestrel
  14. Peregrine
  15. Pheasant
  16. Moorhen
  17. Coot
  18. Oystercatcher
  19. Ringed Plover
  20. Grey Plover
  21. Lapwing
  22. Dunlin
  23. Redshank
  24. Greenshank
  25. Curlew
  26. Whimbrel
  27. Black-headed Gull
  28. Herring Gull
  29. Woodpigeon
  30. Collared Dove
  31. Cuckoo
  32. Swift
  33. Skylark
  34. Sand Martin
  35. Swallow
  36. House Martin
  37. Rock Pipit
  38. Meadow Pipit
  39. Pied Wagtail
  40. Grey Wagtail
  41. Wren
  42. Dunnock
  43. Robin
  44. Wheatear
  45. Stonechat
  46. Song Thrush
  47. Mistle Thrush
  48. Blackbird
  49. Whitethroat
  50. Sedge Warbler
  51. Willow Warbler
  52. Chiff Chaff
  53. Great Tit
  54. Coal Tit
  55. Blue Tit
  56. Long-tailed Tit
  57. Magpie
  58. Jackdaw
  59. Rook
  60. Carrion Crow
  61. Starling
  62. House Sparrow
  63. Chaffinch
  64. Linnet
  65. Goldfinch
  66. Greenfinch
  67. Reed Bunting
Possibles (?) and...
Very dubious possibles (??)
  1. Tufted Duck?
  2. Lesser Whitethroat?
Other animals...
  1. Rabbit
  2. Domestic Horse
  3. Domestic Cattle
  4. Domestic Sheep

Created 23/1/05
Last Modified 8/11/05