20. Walking on Exmoor and the Quantocks : porlock weir minehead

The path starts by running through the edge of woodland heading towards Porlock Village You can see the route ahead running along a line of trees on the other side of the bay, and then running back right from just before the headland up a steep hill.
Another glimpse over the valley Another glimpse over the valley. One of the older houses in the village of Porlock.
And looking back at Porlock Village as the path starts to climb
And looking back at Porlock Village as the path starts to climb And looking back at Porlock Village as the path starts to climb Reaching the top of the only steep hill up on this section
We took the path left just before the beacon
This is a good track gently dropping down the side of a steep wooded hillside This is a good track gently dropping down the side of a steep wooded hillside. Finally looking down into the harbour at Minehead.
The path finally zig-zags down steeply to come out at this monument to the coast path