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Brancaster to Burnham Overy Staithe
Introduction to Walk 3514

Photo from the walk - Brancaster to Burnham Overy Staithe

County/Area - Norfolk

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 20 feet / 6 metres

Time - 3 hours 0 minutes

Grade - easy

This linear Norfolk walk explores the interesting section of coast between Brancaster and Burnham Overy Staithe. The North Norfolk Coast Path is followed for the full length of the walk. 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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