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Holy Island - Lindisfarne Castle & Emmanuel Head
Introduction to Walk 3242

Photo from the walk - Holy Island - Lindisfarne Castle & Emmanuel Head

County/Area - Northumberland County

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.4 miles / 7.2 km

Ascent - 150 feet / 45 metres

Time - 2 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy

This circular Northumberland walk on Holy Island includes St Mary's Parish Church, the ruined Priory and Lindisfarne Castle. The route also explores the eastern shore of the island and the wild sand dunes on the north coast. In season many species of birds can be seen. 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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