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Dorset South West

Godlingston Heath and Newton Heath

Description:This 8.1 mile (13km) circular walk crosses heathland on the Isle of Purbeck and visits the historic Ower Quay Walk Grade:Easy/Moderate Distance:8.1 miles / 13km Time:2.45 – 3.15 hours Parking:This walk starts from a small parking area besides the B3351 on the Isle of Purbeck  (Grid Ref: SZ017818). Please do not obstruct the gate, this…

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Dorset South West

On the Purbeck Way from Corfe Castle

Description:This 7.4 mile (11.9km) circular walk from Corfe Castle follows the Purbeck way along the ridge to the east of the village before returning along footpaths at the base of the hill.  There are fine views throughout this walk. Walk Grade: Easy/moderate Distance: 7.4 miles / 11.9 km Time: 2.5 – 3 hours Parking:This walk…

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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…