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St Catherine's Hill & Coastal Path
Introduction to Walk 1751

Photo from the walk - St Catherine's Hill & Coastal Path

Region - Isle of Wight AONB

County/Area - Isle of Wight

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.7 miles / 10.9 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Grade - moderate

Isle of Wight walk from Whale Chine that climbs onto Catherine's Hill to enjoy the view and see the historic oratory. The route then descends to the coast and follows the Coastal Path over Gore Cliff, through Blackgang and Chale to finish the circuit along Walpen Chine. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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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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Walking on the Isle of Wight

Walking on the Isle of WightGuidebook to 33 walking routes on the beautiful Isle of Wight, from 4 to 18 miles long. The routes are suitable for all abilities and are accessible all year round. Includes a complete circuit of the island's spectacular coast as well as walks exploring forest trails and downland, and visiting the towns of Yarmouth, Cowes and Ventnor.
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