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Dodman Point & Gorran Haven
Introduction to Walk 1033

Photo from the walk - Dodman Point & Gorran Haven

Region - Cornwall AONB

County/Area - Cornwall

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Ascent - 2050 feet / 621 metres

Time - 7 hours 30 minutes

Grade - mod/hard

Dodman Point and Gorran Haven are combined in this walk along Cornwall's rugged coast. Using the South West Coast Path, the route includes a pretty harbour, a castle, many wonderful seascapes and some lovely countryside. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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