Literary Newport & Carisbrooke Walk - 9th May 2017
Isle Of Wight
Tel: 01983 823820
Walk description: Poets, novelists, hymnwriters and lovers of literature have links to the island. This linear walk highlights some of the connections to Carisbrooke and the Island's county town.
Name of walk leader: Richard Smout
Walk leader's telephone number: 01983 823820 (weekdays 9:00am - 17:00).
Date of walk: Tuesday 9th May 2017
Start time: 10:00am
Start location: Car Park, High Street, Carisbrooke, PO30 1NR
Grid reference: SZ486882
Bus route number: 7 or 38
Nearest bus stop (name): Carisbrooke High Street
Distance: 3.5 miles
Duration: 3 hours
Booking essential: Yes call 01983 823820 (weekdays 9:00am - 17:00).
Expected pace of walk: Gentle
Walk grade: Fairly Easy (Gentle, rolling landscape, walking on paths with good to average surfaces. Some walking on gentle inclines, some stiles or steps to be expected en route. Distance up to 5 miles).
Suitability for walkers with disabilities: Not suitable
* Circular walk: No
* Linear walk: Yes
* Rest stops: No
* Dogs on leads welcome: No
* Suitable for pushchairs: No
* Refreshments available along route: No
* Toilets along route: No
* Take packed lunch: No
* Sturdy boots recommended: No
* Family friendly: No
* Takes in coastal scenery: No
* Takes in local woodlands: No
* Beach / rockpool exploration: No
* Number of stiles: N/A
* Number of steps: 20 (approximately)
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