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St Bees to Whitehaven coast path
Introduction to Walk 3558

Photo from the walk - St Bees to Whitehaven coast path

County/Area - Cumbria

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.4 miles / 12 km

Ascent - 1000 feet / 303 metres

Time - 4 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

A Cumbria coastal walk full of interest from St Bees to Whitehaven. The route crosses the tops of the highest cliffs in this area, passes a lighthouse and allows you time to explore the indutrial heritage of Whitehaven as well as the small seside resort of St Bees. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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