St Aldhelm’s Head

Distance - 4 milesDuration - 2 hours.Exertion - Medium to Hard, especially the climbs.Terrain - Path, track and field.Dogs - Be aware of livestock and keep to the countryside code. Few gates, no stiles.Map - OL Explorer 15 Purbeck and South DorsetStart - Renscombe Car parkRefreshments - The Square and Compass, Worth Matravers This walk … Continue reading St Aldhelm’s Head

Badbury Rings Bike ride

Distance - 10 milesDuration - 2 hours.Exertion - EasyTerrain - Path, track and road.Max height - 300ftMin height - 110ftTotal climb - 350ftMap - OS Explorer 118 Shaftesbury and Cranborne ChaseStart - Badbury Rings car park (Postcode: BH21 4DZ, Grid Reference: ST960030, What Three words: additives.vouch.ticked)Refreshments - None on route, closest pubs are The True … Continue reading Badbury Rings Bike ride

Puncknowle and West Bexington

Distance - 4 milesDuration - 2 hours.Exertion - Medium.Terrain - Path, track and road.Dogs - Be aware of livestock and keep to the countryside code. Few gates, a couple of stiles.Map - OL Explorer 15 Purbeck and South DorsetStart - Puncknowle, The Crown Inn (Postcode: DT2 9BN, Grid reference: SY534886). Alternate starts can be at … Continue reading Puncknowle and West Bexington

Bokerley Ditch

Trace the front line of ancient battles by following the path of Bokerley Ditch, an earthwork that helped to create Britain. Wander along the chalk ridge to meet the mystical Penbury Knoll, filled with towering pine trees that whistle in the wind. Return via the hamlet of Pentridge, sitting hidden down a dead end road, … Continue reading Bokerley Ditch

Symondsbury Bike ride

Distance - 7 milesDuration - 2 hours.Exertion - HardTerrain - Path, track and road.Dogs - Be aware of livestock and keep to the countryside code.Map - OS Explorer 116 Lyme Regis and BridportStart - Colmers Estate car park SymondsburyRefreshments - None on route Parking in the Colmer's Estate car park join back onto the road, … Continue reading Symondsbury Bike ride

Tarrant Monkton

Distance: 8 Miles Time: 3 hours Total climb: 550ft Max height: 400ft Min height: 160ft Terrain: Track, path and airfield, small amount of road. Exertion: Medium. Some mud after rain. Start: Langton Arms car park (Grid Ref: ST944088, Postcode DT11 8RX). Map: OS Explorer 118 Shaftesbury and Cranborne Chase How to get there: From the … Continue reading Tarrant Monkton