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Foreland Point from Barna Barrow (Countisbury)
Introduction to Walk 3729

Photo from the walk - Foreland Point from Barna Barrow (Countisbury)

Nat Park - Exmoor

County/Area - Devon

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km

Ascent - 1200 feet / 364 metres

Time - 3 hours 40 minutes

Grade - moderate

North Devon circular walk in the Exmoor National Park from near Countisbury on the A39 east of Lynmouth. The route uses a section of the South West Coast Path to explore the coast from The Foreland to Desolation Point. Walk turns inland to return to the start across farmland and moorland. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.


 

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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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