Monthly Archives: October 2012

Tristan Gooley, the Natural Navigator

Yesterday I was lucky enough to attend a fascinating one-day course with Tristan Gooley, the Natural Navigator.  The course was called A Beginners’ Guide to Natural Navigation, but it involved a lot more than just finding your way without a … Continue reading

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South West Coast Path: Looe to Polperro

Saturday 29th September 2012 Toilets: East Looe Beach; East Looe (near the Tourist Information Centre); West Looe; Hannafore Beach; Talland; Polperro. 6 miles approx. We went on holiday for a week and stayed in Looe.  Our lovely little flat, Sand … Continue reading

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A walk around Looe Island

Thursday 27th September 2012 Toilets: East Looe Beach; basic compost toilet on Looe Island. We spent a lovely week in Looe, Cornwall, and were lucky enough to take a boat trip over to Looe Island, also known as St George’s … Continue reading

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Mushroom picking on Hampstead Heath

Saturday 15th September 2012 Every year in August, we go blackberry picking.  On a couple of occasions, we have been out picking sloes in October.  There are a few other edible plants I’d feel confident about picking in the wild, … Continue reading

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