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Dizzard Point & Crackington Haven
Introduction to Walk 1076

Photo from the walk - Dizzard Point & Crackington Haven

Region - Cornwall AONB

County/Area - Cornwall

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 1500 feet / 455 metres

Time - 5 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

This North Conwall walk between Dizzard Point and Crackington Haven follows the South West Coast Path.The return leg of the route includes woodland walking. Despite being close to popular holiday areas this section of the South West Coast Path sees few walkers and offers dramatic clifftop walking. Please remember that this an energetic walk! A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. This applies in England. Wales & Scotland have different and stricter rules which do not allow walking away from home.

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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 - St Ives to Plymouth

South West Coast Path Map Booklet - St Ives to PlymouthMap of part of the southern section of the 630 mile (1014km) South West Coast Path National Trail. Covers the trail from St Ives to Plymouth along the west Cornwall and Devon coastline. This convenient and compact booklet of Ordnance Survey 1:25,000 maps shows the route, providing all of the mapping you need to walk the trail in either direction.
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