Sandford Orcas to Poyntington

Distance:  5.5miles/8km Duration: 3 hours Ability: Medium Terrain: Path, track, road and field. Total Climb: 350ft. Max Height: 550ft. Min Height: 200ft. Map: OS Explorer 129 Yeovil and Sherborne Start Point: Holway Wood (Postcode: DT9 4RZ, Grid reference: ST633203, What Three Words: detained.glitter.menswear.) How to Get There:  From the centre of Sherborne, take the B3145 … Continue reading Sandford Orcas to Poyntington

Tolpuddle and Weatherby Castle

Distance: 5 miles, 8kmTime: 2 hoursTotal climb: 525ftMax height: 380ftMin height: 170ftTerrain: Track, path, road and field.Exertion: Medium. The two climbs, out of Tolpuddle and up to the fort, can be quite a challenge.Start: The Tolpuddle Martyrs Tree (Postcode DT2 7EX).Map: OS Explorer OL15 Purbeck and South DorsetHow to get there: From Dorchester take the … Continue reading Tolpuddle and Weatherby Castle