We are thrilled to announce that Nether Stowey and Over Stowey have been awarded Walkers are Welcome status. The Walkers are Welcome accreditation is part of a national network of towns and villages that offer a special welcome to walkers. There are now over 100 communities that are members around the country with six in […]
With the Quantock Hills on our doorstep anyone one wanting a short walk in the Quantocks can either walk straight from the house or, if a quick fix is required, jump in the car and be in the very centre of the hill within five minutes.
One of our favourite dog walks is a two-mile circular […]
Wild Garlic Pesto
Walking in the Quantocks at this time of year and you’ll come across glades of wild garlic in many a woodland glade. You normally smell these pungent flowers before you see them – with their pungent garlicky odour filling the air.
The Latin name for the plant is allium ursinum so called due to […]
During February Exmoor sees a beautiful natural phenomenon – the blooming of thousands of snowdrops in ‘Snowdrop Valley’ and, as we’re only a short car journey away, we thought we’d go and have a look.
The Valley is close to the village of Wheddon Cross, just inland from Dunster and Minehead, both worth a visit in […]