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Glastonbury Tor
Introduction to Walk 1212

Photo from the walk - Glastonbury Tor

County/Area - Somerset

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km

Ascent - 430 feet / 130 metres

Time - 1 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy

This Somerset walk to the summit of Glastonbury Tor offers grand views across the surrounding countryside. Starting from Glastonbury centre, the route is a worthwhile way of spending a few hours when you are in the area. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 141Sheet Map1:25kBUY
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