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Land's End Trail

488 km / 303 miles

Cornwall, Devon, Somers, Wilts
A route from the Ridgeway at Avebury connecting with other long distance routes as it takes an inland, generally high-level line through the South West peninsula. It provides an alternative option to those routes often used in linking Land's End with England's central ways. Route not included in Map Section in the LDW Handbook 7th Edition.


Path Type: Other Paths
Waymark: Yellow chevron - sparingly and not on moorland (Dartmoor, Exmoor, Bodmin, Penwith)  
Attributes: Challenging; Moorland
SU102699 - Avebury, Wilts
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SW341253 - Land's End, Cornwall
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Web Sites: Oliver's Cornwall - Land's End Trail
  GPS Routes - Land's End Trail

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Looseleaf: Land's End Trail: South to North (R. Preston - 1998)
Looseleaf: Land's End Trail: North to South (R. Preston - 1998)


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  Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2011.
  At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger: 173180181182183184191193200201203204
OS Landranger Active: 173180181182183184191193200201203204
OS Explorer: 928102103104105106107108109112113114127128130140141142143157
OS Explorer Active: 928102103104105106107108109112113114127128130140141142143157

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

Hostel Accommodation: Glastonbury Backpackers, Glastonbury, Somerset < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Street (Glastonbury) YHA, Ivythorn Hill, Street, Somerset 3 Km
Camping Barn: Northcombe YHA, Northcombe Farm, Hollam, Dulverton, Somerset 2 Km
Self-catering: Anstey Mills Cottages 2 Km
Bunk House: Rock and Rapid Bunkhouse < 1 Km
Self-catering: Primrose Cottage 2 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Okehampton YHA, Klondyke Road, Okehampton < 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Bracken Tor (Dartmoor) YHA, Saxon Gate, Okehampton < 1 Km
Camping Barn: Lydford YHA, Fox & Hounds Hotel, Okehampton, Devon < 1 Km
Camping Barn: Galford Springs Holiday Farm 4 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Perranporth YHA, Droskyn Point, Perranporth, Cornwall 4 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Porthtowan Backpackers, Seamyst, Beach Road, Porthtowan 5 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Portreath YHA, Illogan, Redruth, Cornwall 3 Km
Camping Barn: Granary Barn, Helston, Cornwall 5 Km
Self-catering: Chycarne Farm Cottages, Ashton, Nr 2 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Lower Penderleath Farm Hostel 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Old Chapel Backpackers, Zennor, St Ives 2 Km
B & B Accommodation: Dunedin (The) 3 Km
Bunk House: Kelynack Bunkbarn, St Just, Penzance 1 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Land's End YHA, St Just-in-Penwith, Penzance, Cornwall 2 Km
Hostel Accommodation: Land's End Hostel and B&B 1 Km

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Connected Paths:

National Trails (England & Wales): Ridgeway National Trail; South West Coast Path National Trail
Paths Marked on OS mapping: Camel Trail; Dartmoor Way; Exe Valley Way; Imber Range Perimeter Path; Leland Trail; Little Dart Ridge and Valley Walk; Macmillan Way - Boston to Abbotsbury; Macmillan Way West - Castle Cary to Barnstaple; Mid-Wilts Way; Monarch's Way; River Parrett Trail; Saints' Way/Forth an Syns; Samaritans Way South West, Bristol to Lynton; St Michael's Way; Tamar Valley Discovery Trail; Tan Hill Way; Taw-Teign Link; Two Castles Trail; Two Moors Way (Devon Coast to Coast); Wansdyke Path; Wessex Ridgeway; West Deane Way; West Devon Way; White Horse Trail
Click to show 21 more Paths Marked on OS mapping
Other Paths: Celtic Way; Celtic Way The Exmoor Option; Channel to Channel (Devon - Somerset); Coast to Coast - Southern England; Coast to Coast Trail (Cornwall Mineral Tramways); Copper Trail; Cornwall Coast Path; Dartmoor Ramble; Devonshire Heartland Way; Granite Way; Great Stones Way; Great Stones Way Avebury Loop; Kennet and Avon Canal Walk; Mary Michael Pilgrims Way; Mendip Ring; North Wiltshire Rivers Route; Quantock Greenway; Somerset Way; Summits of Somerset and Avon; Zennor Churchway and Tinners Way
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Anytime Challenges: Dartmoor's Ancient Boundary Perambulation; Quantock Way; Smugglers' Way


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Route Profile:

487.6 Km (303.0 miles)
9,334 m (30,623 ft) ascent
397 m (1,302 ft)  maximum height