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Shanklin to Sandown
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Photo from the walk - Shanklin to Sandown

County/Area - Isle of Wight

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km

Ascent - 180 feet / 55 metres

Time - 1 hours 10 minutes

Grade - easy

A straightforward walk along the cliffs and coast following the Isle of Wight Coastal Path. This linear route uses the frequent bus service to return to the start.


 

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