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Holy Island & Lindisfarne Castle Circular
Introduction to Walk 3344

Photo from the walk - Holy Island & Lindisfarne Castle Circular

County/Area - Northumberland County

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.3 miles / 7 km

Ascent - 100 feet / 30 metres

Time - 2 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy

This Northumberland walk makes an anti-clockwise circuit of Holy Island. The route includes Lindisfarne Castle and some wild coastal walking. The island cannot be reached at high tide so careful advance planning is necessary to complete the walk. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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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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