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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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Ordnance Survey Explorer 286Sheet Map1:25kBUY MAP
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Ordnance Survey Landranger 102Sheet Map1:50kBUY MAP
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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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Walking in LancashireThis guidebook describes 39 circular day walks from 5 to 13 miles and one linear route. The countryside ranges from the low lying land around Cockerham, Lytham, Martin Mere and Croston to the heights of Boulsworth Hill, Ward's Stone, Fair Snape Fell and Pendle Hill. All walks are suitable for most abilities, mainly following paths and tracks.
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