Slapton Ley, Devon.

Hi, It was such a lovely day today that Sue and I did a ride from Teignmouth to Start Point Lighthouse, through N Abbot, on to Paignton, across the River Dart by Ferry.

Then on along the coast to the lovely Black Pool Sands.


Looking down on the huge beach of Beesands


This picture is looking back from the beginning of the mile long Start Point Lighthouse walk.


This is the Start Point lighthouse.


Start Point light house reached at last, worst bit to come, the uphill walk back. Note here, Sue and Jason a friend did this walk, i only went halfway.


When walking back up Sue took this picture of a lovely little village (forgotten name) tucked into the cliffside.


Lastly a few pictures of Waterfowl on Slapton Ley.
The Ley consists of a piece of land that seperates the beach and Sea from a freshwater Lake. Here then they are.

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27 Feb, 2011
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littlewren said:

absolutely beautiful area....fabulous photos and thanks for sharing
love the coots and their huge feet.

27 Feb, 2011
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johnponting said:

Thanks for the pictures Bob & Sue. It's many years since we 'biked around the area and crossed the dart.

27 Feb, 2011
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jane said:

Thank you for sharing your trip Bob.Lovely photos ...the scenery is spectacular...and love the mix of seabirds and freshwater birds.That turqoise sea is just beautiful too.

28 Feb, 2011
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firefinch said:

great blog bob looks a beautiful area, love the mix of birds, visiting that area in may for a week, want to visit eden project and paington zoo can you recomend?

28 Feb, 2011
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aster said:

Agree with all above,beautiful thanks Bob :)

1 Mar, 2011
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alanvann said:

Looks like it was a good trip and the weather held out nicely, some lovely scenery. Thank you for sharing be glad when my bike is back on the road lol

1 Mar, 2011
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lincslass said:

Thankyou Bob, lovely photo`s of the scenery and the birds....

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