Plan a route here Copy route
Hiking routerecommended route

Woolacombe to Braunton

Hiking route · United Kingdom
LogoMacs Adventure
Responsible for this content
Macs Adventure Verified partner  Explorers Choice 
  • Woolacombe Beach
    / Woolacombe Beach
    Photo: Macs Adventure
m 100 80 60 40 20 -20 20 15 10 5 km
The steep climbs have now finished as you walk along fine sandy beaches en route to the largest sand dune nature reserve in the country.
moderate
Distance 24.3 km
6:30 h
142 m
155 m
89 m
1 m
This tantalising section, which is also part of the Tarka Trail, is renowned for its abundance of wildlife and geological interest.
Profile picture of Taylor St John
Author
Taylor St John
Update: July 25, 2018
Difficulty
moderate
Technique
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
89 m
Lowest point
1 m
Best time of year
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Tips and hints

This walk appears in the following tours: 

WES(SWCP)MTW

 

Start

Woolacombe (15 m)
Coordinates:
OS Grid
SS 45684 43795
DD
51.172522, -4.208812
DMS
51°10'21.1"N 4°12'31.7"W
UTM
30U 415494 5669704
w3w 
///bags.exclusive.lightly

Destination

Braunton

Turn-by-turn directions

These maps and routes are designed to be used in conjunction with our traditional documentation. We have recently embarked on a conversion initiative to bring the two elements together, and this itinerary will be covered in due course.

In the meantime, using the two elements alongside each other should go a long way to ensure you have a safe, enjoyable and problem free day.

Note


all notes on protected areas

Coordinates

OS Grid
SS 45684 43795
DD
51.172522, -4.208812
DMS
51°10'21.1"N 4°12'31.7"W
UTM
30U 415494 5669704
w3w 
///bags.exclusive.lightly
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Questions and answers

Ask the first question

Would you like to the ask the author a question?


Rating

Write your first review

Help others by being the first to add a review.


Photos from others


Difficulty
moderate
Distance
24.3 km
Duration
6:30 h
Ascent
142 m
Descent
155 m
Highest point
89 m
Lowest point
1 m
Geological highlights Healthy climate Linear route

Statistics

  • Content
  • Show images Hide images
Features
2D 3D
Maps and trails
Distance  km
Duration : h
Ascent  m
Descent  m
Highest point  m
Lowest point  m
Push the arrows to change the view