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Broadsands Beach and Brixham
Introduction to Walk 1323

Photo from the walk - Broadsands Beach and Brixham

County/Area - Devon

Author - Barry Mackie

Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km

Ascent - 500 feet / 152 metres

Time - 2 hours 30 minutes

Grade - easy

A short Devon walk along the South West Coast Path that offers great views across Torbay. 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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