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Knap Head to Mansley Cliff
Introduction to Walk 3207

Photo from the walk - Knap Head to Mansley Cliff

County/Area - Devon

Author - Martyn Hanks

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 1600 feet / 485 metres

Grade - moderate

A north Devon walk featuring the high cliffs on the coast between Knap Head and Mansley Cliff. The route starts from Welcombe Mouth and takes an inland route north to Elmscott, where the South West Coast Path is joined for an exhilarating walk south along the coast back to the start. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 126Sheet Map1:25kBUY MAP
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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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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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South West Coast Path Map Booklet - Minehead to St Ives

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