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Dizzard Point & Crackington Haven
Introduction to Walk 1076

Photo from the walk - Dizzard Point & Crackington Haven

Region - Cornwall AONB

County/Area - Cornwall

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 1750 feet / 530 metres

Grade - moderate

The walk between Dizzard Point and Crackington Haven in North Cornwall follows the South West Coast Path.The return leg of the walk includes woodland walking. Despite being close to popular holidays areas this section of the South West Coast Path sees few walkers and offers dramatic clifftop walking. 

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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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