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Durdle Door & Lulworth Cove
Introduction to Walk 2575

Photo from the walk - Durdle Door & Lulworth Cove

County/Area - Dorset

Author - Reg Carr

Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Ascent - 2200 feet / 667 metres

Time - 7 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

A superb Dorset coastal walk that is more strenuous than it might appear! 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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