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Day Return to Charmouth


29 km / 18 miles
This is a walk when you may feel like the Grand Old Duke of York - a walk when you never seem to be off the hill, either climbing or descending. An exhilarating jaunt with the most spectacular of coastal views coupled with a visit to one of Dorset's almost unknown communities at Upcost.


Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Anytime Challenges
Very Challenging
Start and Finish: SY464904 - West Bay, Dorset View on StreetMap

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Route Description - PDF Day Trip To Charnmouth  (Garth H. Gunn ) Download File


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Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 193
OS Landranger Active 193
OS Explorer 15, 116
OS Explorer Active 15, 116

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Route Profile:

23.6 km (14.7 miles)
927 m (3,041 ft) ascent
161 m (528 ft)  maximum height

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