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Seatown from Charmouth via Golden Cap
Introduction to Walk 1551

Photo from the walk - Seatown from Charmouth via Golden Cap

County/Area - Dorset

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Time - 3 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This linear Dorset walk follows the South West Coast Path from Charmouth to Seatown. The coastal scenery on this part of the Jurassic Coast is dramatic and the walk includes the highest point on the Dorest Coast at Golden Cap. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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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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