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Out Head & West Sands, St Andrews
Introduction to Walk 1558

Photo from the walk - Out Head & West Sands, St Andrews

County/Area - Fife

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km

Ascent - 50 feet / 15 metres

Time - 1 hours 30 minutes

Grade - easy

An invigorating walk along the Fife Coast from St Andrews. The walk also provides an opportunity to see the famous golf course.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. Travel restrictions for exercise in Wales and Scotland will be lifted in early July.

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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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