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Gad Cliff & Povington Hill from Tyneham
Introduction to Walk 1533

Photo from the walk - Gad Cliff & Povington Hill from Tyneham

County/Area - Dorset

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 1200 feet / 364 metres

Time - 3 hours 30 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

Although relatively short, this Dorset walk is full of interest from the superb coastal views to the interesting deserted village of Tyneham. As with many coastal walks there is plenty of uphill walking! 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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