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Blackpool to Fleetwod shoreline
Introduction to Walk 1279

Photo from the walk - Blackpool to Fleetwod shoreline

County/Area - Lancashire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km

Ascent - 300 feet / 91 metres

Grade - moderate

This lengthy walk along the prom from Blackpool to Fleetwood offers excellent exercise. In addition there is a wide variety of sights and sounds to absorb from the glitter of the golden mile to solitude at Rossall Point. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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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