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Tyneham from Kimmeridge
Introduction to Walk 1331

Photo from the walk - Tyneham from Kimmeridge

County/Area - Dorset

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.8 miles / 11 km

Ascent - 1300 feet / 394 metres

Time - 4 hours 40 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

The Dorset village of Kimmeridge is the starting point for this walk. Following the South West Coast Path the route passes the oil derricks before climbing onto Gad Cliff. A descent to the deserted village of Tyneham provides a good place for pic-nic before returning along country paths a short way inland from the coast. 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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