DATE
TIME
DISTANCE
GRID REF

CAR
SHARE
- and/or -
BUS TIMES

DESCRIPTION AND DETAILS OF WALKS

MARCH 2020

LEADER(s)

CONTACT
NUMBERS

Wed 4 Mar

10:00
5.5 miles
SY 988 971
BH21 3UA

PUT 09:10
(not leader)


CORFE MULLEN - HERITAGE WALK

Meet and park at far end of Corfe Mullen car park by village hall and Co-op. Approaching from Swanage look for 2nd Co-op on left right through village, this is where village hall and library are situated. Interesting walk on footpaths, lanes and bridleways. No steep hills. Take in 13th century church, part of old market road, and signalmanŐs cottage on Somerset and Dorset railway.

Karen Pratley

01929 792497
07773 523060

Sat 7 Mar

09:45
5.5 Miles
SY 959 824
BH20 5DR

PUT 09:20
(not leader)

Bus
No 40 09:00

CORFE, EAST CREECH, NORDEN

Meet at NT car park Corfe Castle. Walk along the ridgeway to East Creech, and through woods to Norden Farm, and back to car park. It might be muddy through woods.

Jill Carter

01202 684135

07939 463926

Wed 11 Mar

10:15
7 Miles
SY 988 786
BH19 3BE

PUT 09:50
(not leader)

Bus
No 40 10:00

Acton, SEACOMBE, DURLSTON - LINEAR WALK

Meet and park, or by bus from Swanage, at Acton. Walk via dinosaur footprints to Seacombe, then to Durlston via Dancing Ledge on lower pathway. Join me at Durlston for optional drink/snack. Then walk back to Swanage.

Gina Marshall

01929 421689
07434 814384

Sat 14 Mar

10:00
5.5 Miles
SY 907 893
BH20 7PE

PUT 09:20
(not leader)


WAREHAM FOREST

Park and meet at Sika Trail car park on Bere Road. We begin by walking along the Woodlark Trail. The walk continues along part of the Sika Trail. Easy walking, although some mud is to be expected.
Note post code is for the Silent Woman pub 500m north west of the start point.

Anton Hack

01929 288479
07800 784697

Wed 18 Mar

10:20
5 Miles
SY 956 795
BH20 5LH

PUT 09:50

Bus
No 40 10:00

KingSTON, ChapMANS POOL, HILL BOTTOM

Meet and start by Kingston church. Walk from Kingston to Hill Bottom and Chapmans Pool. Return via West Hill (some steps), with break at the Marine Memorial. Back to Kingston and optional visit to the pub.

Maureen Adby

01929 426994
07870 353260

Sat 21 Mar

10:00
5.5 Miles
SY 918 800

PUT 09:25
(not leader)


KIMMERIDGE AND SWYRE HEAD

Park and meet at Kimmeridge Quarry car park. We head up towards Swyre Head. Then we take a permissive path towards the coast. The route continues along the coastal path. After skirting Kimmeridge Bay, we head back to the car park. Fine views.

Anton Hack

01929 288479
07800 784697

Wed 25 Mar

10:00
5 miles
SZ 029 802
BH19 1NE

PUT N/A


ULWELL CIRCULAR

Meet at Ballard Stores (North Swanage) for a circular walk around Ulwell. Anti clockwise route via Whitecliff Farm, Ballard Down, Godlingston Hill and Knitson Farm. If recent rain, may be muddy.

Steve Williams

01929 422795
07766 375151

Sat 28 Mar

09:45
6 Miles
SY 959 824
BH20 5DR

PUT 09:15
(not leader)

Bus
No 40 09:00

Corfe Castle & East Creech Circular (Primrose Walk)

Meet at Corfe Castle NT car park. Head via Knowle Hill and Ridgeway Hill towards Stonehill Down. Return via East Creech and Purbeck Way. Great views across heathland to coast. Fairly steep climb at start and fairly deep mud to be expected on Purbeck Way. Hope to encounter lots of primroses (hopefully in bloom!!) on return to Corfe Castle.

Rob Lobley

01929 439903
07766 630453
(no mobile reception at home)