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Freshwater and Norton from Yarmouth, IOW
Introduction to Walk 1546

Photo from the walk - Freshwater and Norton from Yarmouth, IOW

Region - Isle of Wight AONB

County/Area - Isle of Wight

Author - Zelma Barnes

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 450 feet / 136 metres

Grade - easy

This Isle of Wight walk explores a section of coast west of Yarmouth with views across the Solent. It continues by completing a circuit inland to Freshwater. The views throughout are good and with the paths well signed and numbered.  

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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Walking on the Isle of Wight

Walking on the Isle of WightGuidebook to 33 walking routes on the beautiful Isle of Wight, from 4 to 18 miles long. The routes are suitable for all abilities and are accessible all year round. Includes a complete circuit of the island's spectacular coast as well as walks exploring forest trails and downland, and visiting the towns of Yarmouth, Cowes and Ventnor.
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