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Walk the Isle of Man: Monday 1 - Port Soderick Glen, Marine Drive, Douglas

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Douglas Railway Station

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IM1 2ER Douglas

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Walk the Isle of Man walk

Monday 1 - Easier

Port Soderick Glen – Marine Drive – Douglas

7.5 km/4.5 miles. Height gained 180m/590 feet. About 2.5 hours walking

Description: Coastal walk along the east coast of the Island on part of the Raad ny Foillan/Way of the Gull long distance coastal footpath mostly on country roads.

We take the 09:50 steam train from Douglas Railway Station (booked) to Port Soderick Station, then walk through Port Soderick Glen, one of the Island’s National Glens, to Port Soderick Bay. After a steep stepped rise out of the bay we join ‘Marine Drive’ and walk back to Douglas Head and Douglas on foot along the line of the former tramway exploring Douglas Head as we return.

What we may see: Woodland wildlife, coastal sea birds (choughs, gulls, ravens, peregrine falcons), coastal plants, geology, cliff and coastal views, views over Douglas and Douglas Bay, memorials on Douglas Head.

What to expect: After Port Soderick Glen the route is mainly on the tarmacked surfaces of Marine Drive with gentle inclines and drops. Multiple steps at Port Soderick.

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Transport options for getting to and from the walk with individual ticket purchase.

Individual ticket prices booked through Eventbrite do not include travel to/from the walks on public transport. Standard ticket charges for this will apply and are to be paid by the participant.

The option to book the event package is available through Isle of Man Event Services on 01624 664460.


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