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Hayle to St Ives

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Your walk begins at the Hayle Swing Bridge, the oldest in Britain and ends in the delightful town of St Ives, where you could easily spend a few days exploring the galleries, craft shops and excellent cafes.

easy
9.5 km
3:00 h
106 m
90 m

 You'll cover a variety of ground on this walk: over dunes, onto suburban roads, along railway lines, past Carbis bay, wooded paths and along open beach, before arriving at the quaint seaside village of St Ives. 

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Updated: July 25, 2018
Difficulty
easy
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Experience
Landscape
Highest point
58 m
Lowest point
-1 m
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This tour appears in the following itineraries:

WES(SWCP)PTS2

WES(SWCP)PTS3

WES(SWCP)PTS1

Start

Hayle (4 m)
Coordinates:
DD
50.187599, -5.423098
DMS
50°11'15.4"N 5°25'23.2"W
UTM
30U 327029 5562299
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Destination

St Ives

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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.

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Coordinates

DD
50.187599, -5.423098
DMS
50°11'15.4"N 5°25'23.2"W
UTM
30U 327029 5562299
w3w 
///unheated.built.provider
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

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Sascha Wisker 
July 26, 2018 · Community
Schöne Tour, abwechslungsreicher Trampelpfad zwischen Feldern, Strand und Steilküste. Einkehrmöglichkeit an der Carbis Bay. Zurück kann man mit dem Zug fahren, Umstieg in St. Erth.
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Trampelpfad
Carbis Bay
Blick auf St Ives
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Difficulty
easy
Distance
9.5 km
Duration
3:00h
Ascent
106 m
Descent
90 m
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