Norfolk Coast Path

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Norfolk Coast Path
North Norfolk Footpath 14 Jan 2008 (1).JPG
Signpost at Weybourne
Length72 km (45 mi)
LocationNorth Norfolk, England
DesignationUK National Trail
TrailheadsHunstanton
52°56′23″N 0°29′14″E / 52.9396°N 0.4873°E / 52.9396; 0.4873 (Norfolk Coast Path (Hunstanton trailhead))
Sea Palling
52°47′24″N 1°36′10″E / 52.789939°N 1.602706°E / 52.789939; 1.602706 (North Norfolk Coastal Path (Sea Palling trailhead))
UseWalking
Elevation
Highest pointBeeston Bump, 63 m (207 ft)
Lowest pointHolme-next-the-Sea
Hiking details
SeasonAll year round
HazardsCliff erosion

The Norfolk Coast Path[1] is a long distance footpath in Norfolk, running 62.5 miles (100.5 km) from Hunstanton to Sea Palling. It was opened in 1986 and covers the North Norfolk Coast AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty).

It links with the Peddars Way at Holme-next-the-Sea, and the two in combination form the Peddars Way & Norfolk Coast Path National Trail, one of 15 National Trails[2] in England and Wales. At Cromer it links to the Weavers Way. In December 2014, the trail was extended to Sea Palling and forms part of the England Coast Path.[3]

The Norfolk Coast Path passes through or near:-

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.nationaltrail.co.uk/peddars-way-and-norfolk-coast-path/
  2. ^ http://www.nationaltrail.co.uk/
  3. ^ "Norfolk Coast Path inc England Coast Path". Norfolk County Council. Retrieved 9 September 2016.
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