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Port Erin to Peel along the coast
Introduction to Walk 5012

Photo from the walk - Port Erin to Peel along the coast

Country - Isle of Man

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Author - Phil Catterall

Length - 16.0 miles / 26 km

Ascent - 4500 feet / 1364 metres

Time - 12 hours 30 minutes

Grade - hard

This challenging linear coastal walk links Port Erin and Peel with public transport used for the return. The walk follows the Raad ny Foillan or Way of the Gull and includes a number of ascents.

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