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Golden Cap from Charmouth
Introduction to Walk 2580

Photo from the walk - Golden Cap from Charmouth

County/Area - Dorset

Author - Reg Carr

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 1200 feet / 364 metres

Grade - easy/mod

The highest cliffs on the south coast of England offer some amazing views. 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Ordnance Survey Explorer 116Sheet Map1:25kBUY MAP
Anquet OS Explorer 116Digital Map1:25kBUY MAP
Ordnance Survey Landranger 193Sheet Map1:50kBUY MAP
Anquet OS Landranger 193Digital Map1:50kBUY MAP

It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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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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South West Coast Path Map Booklet - St Ives to Plymouth

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