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Selworthy Beacon & North Hill from Bossington

Nat Park - Exmoor

County/Area - Somerset

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Ascent - 1225 feet / 371 metres

Grade - moderate

Start - OS grid reference SS898479
Lat 51.219627 // Long -3.579321
Postcode TA24 8HQ (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

This walk includes moors, woodland and coast - the three essential ingredients of Exmoor. In addition the route visits three picturesque villages and includes a high level section of the South West Coast path so can never be criticised for lack of interest.

GPS Files - Notes

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Ordnance Survey Explorer OL9Sheet Map1:25kBUY
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Ordnance Survey Landranger 181Sheet Map1:50kBUY
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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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