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Stoke & Hartland Quay from Elmscott
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Photo from the walk - Stoke & Hartland Quay from Elmscott

County/Area - Devon

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.4 miles / 10.4 km

Ascent - 1200 feet / 364 metres

Time - 4 hours 20 minutes

Grade - moderate

This walk includes some of North Devon's most amazing coastal scenery at Hartland Point as you follow the South West Coast Path. The walk also visits the villages of Hartland and Stoke. The scenery is excellent throughout. 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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Ordnance Survey Explorer 126Sheet Map1:25kBUY
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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km
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Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km
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Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
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Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km

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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