The Hike

Day 1: Falmouth to Porthallow

Route
The first 18 miles from home, Falmouth (well, Penryn), to Porthallow on the Lizard Penninsula. Starting across Falmouth Bay to the Helford Estuary, this is a landscape I already know intimately. Next down the posh end of the Lizard to Porthallow and camping at St Keverne. From here I can see Falmouth and St Anthony Head lighthouse. St Keverne reminds me of my grandad; he would have loved it here. It is a spring tide.
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The Hike

In August 2018, immediately following his residency at Cyprus Well, David walked the entire coast of Cornwall. He documented the walk in a daily poetry blog which is available below. He also raised sponsorship for the RNLI, the JustGiving page will be open until 10th September: click here if you would like to sponsor him.