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Lilstock & East Quantox Head

County/Area - Somerset

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.4 miles / 13.7 km

Ascent - 650 feet / 197 metres

Grade - easy/mod

Start - OS grid reference ST172452
Lat 51.199992 // Long -3.186465
Postcode TA5 1SU (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

Starting from the Somerset village of Lilstock this walk follows the England Coast Path west to East Quantox Head along a rugged section of coast. The route includes three interesting churches, a bracing coastal section, and a taste of the Somerset countryside.

GPS Files - Notes

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GPS files do not show topography and dangerous terrain and should be used in conjunction with paper maps. Suitable maps are listed below. The preferred scale is 1:25000 especially in hilly and mountainous areas.

These walks have been published for use by site visitors on the understanding that Walking Britain is not held responsible for the safety or well being of those following the routes as described. It is worth reiterating the point that you should embark on a walk with the correct maps preferably at 1:25000 scale. This will enable any difficulties with route finding to be assessed and corrective action taken if necessary.

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 140Sheet Map1:25kBUY
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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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