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Budle Bay from Bamburgh
Introduction to Walk 2738

Photo from the walk - Budle Bay from Bamburgh

County/Area - Northumberland County

Author - Mike Bexley

Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km

Ascent - 350 feet / 106 metres

Time - 2 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy

This is a very easy short walk with superb coastal views. The route lies on the Northumberland coast and offers fine views to Holy Island. In addition the castle at Bamburgh is also passed on the walk. Choose a fine day to fully appreciate the coast in the area. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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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