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Selworthy Beacon & North Hill from Bossington
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Photo from the walk - 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

Time - 5 hours 30 minutes

Grade - moderate

Selworthy Beacon and North Hill are the main objectives of this walk from Bossington, Somerset. The route offers a variety of Exmoor scenery with coastal hills, views of high moors and the interesting village of Selworthy. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. Travel restrictions for exercise in Wales and Scotland will be lifted in early July.

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