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Walk Location: West Wight
Isle of Wight Walking Festival

An around the Island walk with rest stops every 8 miles or so to help you complete your challenge. The full challenge is 106km of spectacular coastlines, dramatic cliffs and sandy beaches. Participants fundraise for over 300 different charities with an expected fundraising total of over £1 million. Route start and finish At Chale Recreation
East Wight, North Wight, South Wight, West Wight
66 miles
2
3

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Country Park, an evening walk for walkers and their four legged friends. Enjoy stunning views across the West Wight and beyond and learn more about Gift to Nature’s management of the park.
West Wight
3 miles
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2

A gentle stroll through the meadows and woods overlooking Newtown Harbour to listen to the dawn chorus and nature awakening. Finish with a drink and breakfast at the visitor point.
North Wight, West Wight
2 miles
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2

A popular and scenic 6.5 mile circular walk in open countryside with stunning views over the 1970 Isle of Wight Festival site and south coast of the Island. The walk will be led by Andy Turney who has farmed at East Afton & Tapnell Farm for nearly 40 years and is full of local knowledge
West Wight
6.5 miles
2
2

Best of the west walk, visiting Headon Warren, Alum Bay, The Needles and the Tennyson Monument.
West Wight
7 miles
2
3

This walk route flexible, but any route will head to some high points offering fabulous views of the island and it’s coastline. Eagle sightings unlikely, but we will encounter plenty of other wildlife along the way and get a feel for the landscape that these magnificent birds now call home.
West Wight
8.5 miles
2
3

A picturesque ramble through fields and along paths which may have been trodden by the 17th century scientist Robert Hooke.
West Wight
3.5 miles
2
2

Join us on a guided mindful meander to explore the sights and sounds of Newtown and connect with nature. We will take time to breathe in the beauty, notice the beasts and watch the birds.
North Wight, West Wight
2.5 miles
1
2

As part of the Golden Hill anniversary celebrations, join Archaeologist Dr Ruth Waller for an easy stroll around the recently discovered heritage of Golden Hill Country Park.
West Wight
2 miles
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2

You will visit at least three delightful private gardens in the vicinity of Ningwood and Cranmore in West Wight, together with a good stroll and a few treats – relatively easy walking but a full day.
West Wight
7 miles
1
2

As part of the Golden Hill Country Park anniversary celebrations join us for a gentle ramble around the park to see some of the fantastic wildlife and landscapes on offer.
West Wight
1 miles
1
2

Walking mainly on lesser known footpaths in West Wight taking in a variety of scenery and stunning views.
West Wight
4.5 miles
1
3

As part of the Golden Hill anniversary celebrations, join Gift to Nature and explore the newly designed and improved Geocaching trail at Golden Hill Country Park. Be sure to bring along your smart phones with the Geocache app already downloaded. This walk aims to celebrate the Golden Hill Anniversary Celebrations and there are more walks
West Wight
1.5 miles
1
2

Were there five Mills on the Caul Bourne between Shalfleet and its source at Calbourne? Were there five houses in the hamlet of Five Houses? Follow me on some of the lesser known footpaths in West Wight.
West Wight
7 miles
2
3

A circular walk from Freshwater mainly on footpaths with stunning views of both the Downs and the Western Solent.
West Wight
4.5 miles
2
3

Anecdotal circular walk to visit the site of the legendary 1970 Isle of Wight Festival at Afton, 50 years on. Returning to Dimbola Lodge to view the permanent Festival exhibition (and to “experience” the award-winning tea room…!).
West Wight
4 miles
2
2

A picturesque ramble through fields and along paths which may have been trodden by the 17th century scientist Robert Hooke.
West Wight
3.5 miles
2
3

As part of the Golden Hill anniversary celebrations, join Gift to Nature for an easy stroll around Golden Hill Country Park, taking in stunning views of West Wight and the Solent, and learn of the nature and heritage of this special site.
West Wight
1 miles
1
1

Meander with Malcolm along some lesser known footpaths and places to the East of Yarmouth with some lovely views.
West Wight
3.5 miles
1
2

Explore the wildlife-rich meadows and woods of Newtown as we search for flowers, birds and butterflies that live in this special place, and discover how it is cared for.
West Wight
1.5 miles
1
2

Join IOW Long Distance Walkers Association on their annual three day walk round the Island.
East Wight, South Wight, West Wight
22 miles
3
4

The epic cross Island walk from Bembridge in the east to Alum Bay in the west returns for its 30th anniversary. Lush, green countryside, historic villages, famous landmarks, majestic chalk cliffs and coastal views with shimmering blue seas, the full 26.5 mile walk has it all! Please note: to register for this walk go to www.mountbatten.org.uk/about-walk-the-wight
Central Wight, East Wight, West Wight
26.5 miles
2
4

Join the 30th anniversary of this famous walk. From historic Carisbrooke Castle, down the Tennyson Trail through pretty Freshwater Bay and up up up to Tennyson Monument, you’ll descend into Alum Bay with a spectacular view of The Needles. The 14 mile ‘hilly half’ of Walk the Wight is jam packed with stunning scenery. Please
Central Wight, West Wight
14 miles
2
3

Join the Isle of Wight Long Distance Walkers Association on their annual three day walk around the Island.
North Wight, West Wight
26 miles
3
5

A beautiful walk starting from IOW Pearl on the coast through to Mottistone Hollows up the mysterious Longstone. Take in the heights of Brighstone Down before ascending towards Brighstone Village. Ramble across the village back to Chilton Chine for a cuppa back at the Pearl Café.
South Wight, West Wight
6 miles
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4