From the home of the Knob throwing contest, climb the slopes of Cattistock Castle, the earthwork that towers over the village. Discover Chalmington, the country house whose previous owner made some dodgy smuggling deals and is still being chased by the American authorities. Wander through fields and through woodland to find the little River Frome … Continue reading Cattistock

Sydling St Nicholas

From the little valley of the Sydling River climb up the chalk hills to discover ancient settlements, Roman roads, crumbing barns and miniature flying aircraft. Pass an abandoned lodge and trace an old road as nature takes them both back. View the valleys, hills and hillforts from up high, the slopes and spurs merging with … Continue reading Sydling St Nicholas