Route: Isle of Wight Coastal Path (UK)

United Kingdom
71 mi
Vertical Gain
6,150 ft

The official way marked coastal path around the Isle of Wight which is  about 70 miles long, and mostly trail, path & downland.  You do not have to close the loop by crossing the River Medina.


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Myself and three friends will attempt this FKT in the category of mixed team, self supported. Commencing the morning of 3rd July 2021.


Wish us luck!

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Be aware there are several diversions and route closures due to landslips as at 27 Dec 2021

The steps at Shanklin Chine are closed and barricaded at both ends, so take a road route to the A3055 and back down to Luccombe Village.

There are also signed diversions on The Landslip at Dunnose, at Bonchurch, and a major diversion away from Brightstone Holiday Complex.…

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Planing a possible double lap of this on the 15/16/17 July 2022.

I did submit a route with info for the double lap but did not have a response. Providing I complete the double lap will I just need to submit my report and state it is a double lap for it to be added to this page?