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Golden Cap Estate

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Well worth the uphill struggle :-)

Ample parking (charges apply) and very well maintained paths. It's absolutely beautiful at the time... read more

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Gailogail
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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Golden Cap. Beautiful coastline and views

My husband and I walked from West Bay to Golden Cap and back again , it’s about 4 miles from West... read more

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Reviewed yesterday

Ample parking (charges apply) and very well maintained paths. It's absolutely beautiful at the time of writing with woods full of bluebells. Normally such gorgeous blue carpets would be the star of a show, but the panoramic view from the top of Golden Cap is...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I walked from West Bay to Golden Cap and back again , it’s about 4 miles from West Bay , so we did an 8 mile round trip, some of the hills are challenging but it’s worth it when you reach the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An invigorating walk to the summit of Golden Cap from Seatown with great views of the coastline at the top. We then went down the other side to St Gabriel's Church and then returned to have a coffee in the Anchor Inn

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked up the hill from Charmouth with our two dogs and this is a great place to let them run free once you are at the top of the hill. The National Trust coffee shop was open when we visited so the was very...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank russlee101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the best places to get an al round view of the jurrasic coast line. It is not an easy walk but once you get to the top it is well worth the effort.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gavin D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice day spent at the golden cap estate we would really recommend it the views are exceptional 👍

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ted-the-parson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A massive and impressive Sandstone cliff, being the highest on the south coast. Views in both directions are to die for. Path up via the steps is easy, although there are other more difficult and tough. Be very careful near the edge, it long way...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank John P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great walk along the Dorset coastal path wonderful views back towards Lyme Regis, dropped down to the beach at Seatown.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Pwncjn1
Reviewed March 17, 2019

we walked from seatown to the Golden Cap, Very challenging as it is very steep but views are exceptional. You will need a pair of sturdy boots as the it can be slippy. The view when you get to the Golden Cap is amazing! give...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kwaterton
Reviewed February 26, 2019

Climbed to the top to admire the view. Steep but worth it. Stunning view of the coastline and in-land hills.

Date of experience: February 2019
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james c
July 22, 2015|
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Response from MoragK53 | Reviewed this property |
Hi James, The best way is to park in Langdon Woods (NT car park) and then walk through the woods (go straight on in the direction you have driven into the car park). After a fairly short flat walk you will see a signpost on... More
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james c
July 22, 2015|
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Response from Russ P | Reviewed this property |
All of these answers are good - it depends which way you prefer to approach from. If you walk from the west (Charmouth) towards Seatown you'll have earned a pint there at the Anchor Inn right by the beach and good food too... More
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