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Devon South West

Slapton Ley and Sands

Description:This walk goes along the beach at Slapton Sands to Torcross and around the Slapton Ley National Nature Reserve to reach the attractive village of Slapton before returning to the starting point.   Walk Grade:Easy Distance:5.7 miles / 9.2 km Total Ascent:547 feet / 167 metres Time:2 hours  / 2hours 45 minutes Parking:This walk starts […]

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Devon South West

Around Salcombe

Description:This walks follows footpaths and country lanes in a circular route from North Sands.  After passing South Sands it goes inland and rejoins the South West Coastal Path near Snapes Point.  Sections of the walk follow quiet country lanes which are not devoid of traffic. Walk Grade:Moderate Distance:12.8 miles / 20.6 km Total Ascent:2287 feet […]

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Devon South West

Around Northam Burrows

Description:This is a short walk on part of the Northam Burrows Country Park.  The country park is open access land but this walk follows clear a path besides a stream and then goes along a section the South West Coastal Path overlooking the River Taw and River Torridge Estuary. Walk Grade:Easy Distance:3.7 miles / 5.9 […]

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Devon South West

Snapes Point and Sharp Tor

Description:This scenic route visits viewpoints at Snapes Point and Sharp Tor.  It goes through Salcombe and follows the coast path to pass beaches at North Sands and South Sands.  Parts of this route follows narrow country lanes which are not devoid of traffic so care needs to be taken. Walk Grade:Moderate Distance:11.1 miles / 17.8 […]

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Hampshire South East

Barton on Sea to Hurst Point and Keyhaven

Description:This 11.6 mile (18.6 km) circular walk from Barton on Sea follows the coastal path to Hurst Point Castle. From there take a short ferry journey to Keyhaven and resume the walk by heading through Milford-on-Sea to return on the coastal path back along the cliffs to the starting point.  It is advisable to check […]