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Dorset walks

distance 32.57km Vertical gain +562m Vertical drop -560m Durée 10h40 Extreme Extreme
Starting point Starting point in Chideock - Dorset

If you want beaches, cliffs, woodlands and meadows and a walk that will test your fitness, this is the one for you.

distance 6.48km Vertical gain +115m Vertical drop -116m Durée 2h10 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Worth Matravers - Dorset

A short Dorset walk in the Isle of Purbeck enjoying the beautiful coastal scenery of St Aldhelms Head. The route uses a section of the South West Coast Path and is an ideal choice for a sunny afternoon.

distance 3.33km Vertical gain +133m Vertical drop -133m Durée 1h15 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in West Lulworth - Dorset

Lulworth Cover and Durdle Door are two of the best known features of Dorset's Jurassic Coast. This short walk includes some uphill walking but the path is good and well graded.

distance 9.48km Vertical gain +16m Vertical drop -13m Durée 2h45 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Dorset

A circular walk from Tuckton/Wick to Hengistbury Head using path along the river Stour and Christchurch harbour.

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St. Catherine Chapel
distance 4.19km Vertical gain +72m Vertical drop -72m Durée 1h20 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Abbotsbury - Dorset

Easy walk with a short climb to St Catherine's Chapel, which is based on a small hill. At the top, it offers a nice 360° viewpoint.

distance 14.65km Vertical gain +198m Vertical drop -200m Durée 4h40 Average Average
Starting point Starting point in Abbotsbury - Dorset

A Dorset walk that explores the pleasant landscape to the east of the pretty village of Abbotsbury. The ropute includes a section of the South West Coast path including a potion along the shores of West Fleet, the lagoon behind Chesil Beach.

distance 8.4km Vertical gain +165m Vertical drop -162m Durée 2h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Studland - Dorset

A short Dorset walk that takes in some of the wonderful geological features of the Jurrassic Coast close to Studland. The walk also provides wonderful views across Swanage Bay.

distance 6.33km Vertical gain +271m Vertical drop -265m Durée 2h25 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Charmouth - Dorset

This linear Dorset walk follows the South West Coast Path from Charmouth to Seatown. The coastal scenery on this part of the Jurassic Coast is dramatic and the walk includes the highest point on the Dorest Coast at Golden Cap.

distance 5.82km Vertical gain +62m Vertical drop -59m Durée 1h50 Easy Easy
Starting point Starting point in Iwerne Minster - Dorset

A gentle exploratory ramble along nearby footpaths with pleasant views. Nothing onerous.