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Dorset South West

Burton Bradstock to West Bexington

Description:This circular walk follows the South West Coastal path along the western end of Chesil Beach between Burton Bradstock and West Bexington before heading in land on minor roads through West Bexington to reach Swyre. There is a short section besides the B3157 at Swyre where particular care needs to be taken because there is…

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Dorset South West

A Circuit from Melplash to Powerstock

Description:This 6.9 mile (11.1 km) circular walk from Melplash follows country lanes and footpaths through rural West Dorset.  A section of the route follows the Ant Trail and goes through Loscombe Nature Reserve.  Near West Milton the walk passes the ruins of St Mary Magdalen.  Sections of this walk follow quiet country lanes, but they…

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Dorset South West

Bagging Trig Points on the Purbeck Hills

Description:This circular walk follows well-used paths around the Purbeck Hills. There are stunning views throughout the route and also the opportunity to visit the historic Corfe Castle.  Along the way the route passes three OS Trig Pillars. Walk Grade:Moderate Distance:11.3 miles /  18km Time:4 – 4.5 hours Parking:This walk starts from a car par park…