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Noup Head from Backarass Farm, Westray
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Photo from the walk - Noup Head from Backarass Farm, Westray

County/Area - Orkney Islands

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 4.5 miles / 7.3 km

Ascent - 700 feet / 212 metres

Time - 3 hours 0 minutes

Grade - easy

An easy walk on the Isle of Westray from Backarass Farm exploring the interesting coastal features to Noup Head. The route enters the Noup Head Nature Reserve with its abundbnt bird life in season. Reaching the lighthouse at Noup Head, the walk returns along a track back to the start. 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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