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New Powderham bridge 2014-09-28 After seven years of talking, planning and objections the bridge for the final section of the Exe Estuary cycle trail at Powderham finally went in. Of course, we weren't cycling on the way to the Turf Locks
Swing Bridge and Powderham Castle 2012-02-23 Along the estuary and canal to the Swing Bridge and back again with a detour to Powderham Castle for supplies
Flushing and Mylor 2014-09-18 A round trip from Mylor Bridge to Flushing and then back via Mylor Harbour. Very nice lunch at the cafe at Mylor harbour.
Dogmarsh Bridge to Fingle Bridge 2015-03-28 With Liz and Julian from Dogmarsh Bridge to Fingle Bridge. Wedding at pub at Fingle Bridge meant no river side drinkies. Wedding ring finger got bitten by something again - finger badly swollen but not anywhere near as painful as last time (but only just got the wedding ring off before the swelling was too great).
First paddle of 2015 2015-06-07 Up the Exe stuary to Topsham and under the motorway bridge.
Breakfast at Mylor 2015-09-13 Walk with wife and hound to Mylor for some breakfast. Then along to watch the kids from Restronguet Sailing Club playing "how many times can you capsize a Mirror" in the F5ish winds
Dogmarsh Bridge Fingle Bridge 2015-10-19 Along the Teign Valley as the trees start to change colour for the autumn. We've done this walk a few times before but it was unusual this time due to the "art in the woods" (see the photos) and Castle Drogo being completely covered in scaffolding and tarpaulins.
Dogmarsh Bridge to Fingle Bridge 2013-01-13 Along the Teign Valley below Castle Drogo. First sun in weeks but it doesnt get high enough to reach the floor of the gorge. Scooby celebrated by going AWOL for 5 minutes.
Motorway bridge and back 2017-12-21 A slow puncture put paid to the ride into Exeter. Got back without having to change the tyre but it did need pumping up a couple of times.
Swing bridges and back again 2012-08-12 To the swing bridges and back
Budleigh to Otterton hound walk 2020-06-19 Scooby's been complaining about "just going round the block" so we took him for a stroll from Budleigh Salterton to Otterton via East Budleigh (birthplace of Sir Walter Raleigh). Didn't see any beavers in the Otter River but did see their teeth marks on trees.
Start of Lizs bike training 2012-07-08 Along the estuary and canal to the swing bridges and back. The start of Lizs cycle training apparently
Devon Hills! 2018-01-08 After mostly avoiding hills while cycling for the last year, Liz and I actually went looking for some today. A ride out to Partridge Cycles at Kennford to get some spare inner tubes. Back via Exminster and Powederham Castle shop
Breakfast at Powderham Castle 2018-04-09 Into Exeter with Liz early to get the camper van to its MOT and service. Back via Powderham Castle for breakfast.
Tags: Powderham
Scooby's last summer holiday walk 2019-09-23 Your activity description here
Tags: Powderham
First time on new cycle track 2014-11-29 Lizs first cycle ride in ages and first ride on new cycle track between Powderham church and the Turf Locks
Tags: powderham
Breakfast at Powderham Castle 2014-09-28 A hound walk to the Powderham Castle county store for breakfast outside the cafe. Watched bits of the Dawlish Triathlon and steam train going by.
Lizzie bike ride 2014-08-15 Went to buy bread. First bike ride in ages!
Lizzie bike ride 2014-04-28 First time back on the bike for a couple of weeks. Up to the A379 and then back via Powderham Castle country store
Start of holiday Scooby walk 2014-01-11 Scoobys first walk of our winter holiay
Tags: Powderham
Slightly warmer cycle ride 2013-02-25 But not much warmer
Scoobys morning walk 2012-01-15 From near Powderham Church towards the Turf Locks and back again
Lizzies cycle training ride 2012-07-16 Round Exminster and to Powder Castle shop as well
A rather wet Sunday cycle ride 2012-08-05 It was wet. Very wet. VERY VERY wet. And it had just about the only winds of the day. Still - Liz enjoyed it.
Saturday Lizzie training ride 2012-08-04 Up to the A379 and then to Powderham Castle. Including a stop at SYC to chat to the dinghy cruisers
Lizzie bike ride 2012-09-27 To A379 and Powderham Castle
Basic bike ride 2012-12-10 Along the estuary to the A379 and then to Powederham Castle country store. Cold
Cold bike ride 2013-01-19 Cold. Very cold. Only lost two fingers to frost bite
Another cold cycle ride 2013-01-21 Why did we start cycling again during the coldest weekend of the year? To the A379 and back again via Powderham Castle shop
Breezy bike ride 2013-02-04 A windy bike ride to the A379 and back via Powderham Castle country store.
Default bike ride 2013-11-30 To the A379 and back via Powderham Country Store
First Lizzie bike ride in a month 2013-06-07 Bad back excuses now over. First bike ride for Liz in a month
Liz and Jill go large 2013-06-14 Too much talking too much wind and too much carrot cake to make for a respectable average speed but not bad on the distance front. Next week the girls will be cycling to Exmouth and back apparently.
Scooby walk to Powderham 2013-07-26 Scooby, Liz and Julian on a doggie walk to Powderham Country Stores
Swing bridges and back via Powder Castle 2013-08-12 Along the estuary and canal to the Swing Bridges and then back via Powderham Castle
Cycle Ride to sailing club 2013-08-24 Shared commiserations for cancelled dinghy cruise
Friday fitness regime 1 (Lizzie) 2013-10-04 Sunny bike ride
Windy cycle ride 2013-11-02 To the A379 and back via Powderham. Very windy!
Basic bike ride 2013-11-11 To the A379 and back via powderham Castle country store
Regular bike ride and trip to country store 2013-11-18 A bike ride to the A379 and then back via Powderham Castle country store
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