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Walking the South West Coast National Trail long distance path

The South West Coast Path National Trail is 630 miles (1,008km) long, and is Britain’s longest National Trail. 

The South West Coast National Trail long distance path starts at Minehead in Somerset and hugs the coast all the way around Devon and Cornwall before finishing at Studland, near Poole in Dorset.  The route has its origins as a coastguard patrol route to restrict smuggling, and is packed with dramatic scenery and cliffs.

What maps are available for the South West Coast National Trail Path?

There are 3 maps available covering the whole of the South West Coast National Trail Path that have been published by Harvey Maps. Buy maps for the South West Coast National Trail from our shop.

Map of the South West Coast National Trail long distance path

Map of the South West Coast National Trail long distance path

What guidebooks are available for the South West Coast National Trail Path?

There are 4 official guidebooks for the South West Coast National Trail is published by Aurum Press.   The first guidebook covers the South West Coast route from Minehead to Padstow.  The second guidebook covers the South West Coast route from Padstow to Falmouth.  The third guidebook covers the South West Coast route from Falmouth to Exmouth. The fourth guidebook covers the South West Coast route from Exmouth to Poole.  Buy guidebooks for the South West Coast National Trail from our shop.

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South West Coast National Trail walking guidebook - Exmouth to Poole

Buy guidebooks for the South West Coast National Trail from our shop.