South West Coast Path The South West Coast Path was originally created by coastguards, patrolling the south west peninsula looking out for smugglers. The Path has also been used by fishermen looking for shoals of fish and checking the sea conditions.

hoe map South West Coast Path
  • 1008 km

  • 35 days

South West England

Summary

trail name

South West Coast Path

departure

Somerset West and Taunton

arrival

Osmington

continent

Europe

country

United Kingdom

region

South West England

distance

1008 km

duration

35 days

elevation gain

42.526 m

highest peak

317 m

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