South West Coastal Path

South West Coastal Path

Overview

630 miles of superb coastline, the South West Coastal Path makes up the longest National Trail in the UK. On the way take in the heritage, wildlife, geology and scenery to truly inspire you.

Hostels nearby

YHA Beer Exterior

YHA Beer

Library/Quiet room
YHA Exclusive Hire
Garden / grounds

South West Coastal Path

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Map references

OS Grid Ref: SY222896

Lat/Lng: 50.701504, -3.101055

Contact information

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Beer

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Watersports

Watersports in Beer

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Seaton Tramway

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Bridport Town Hall, near the Museum

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