DATE

Max Walkers

TIME
DISTANCE
GRID REF
Post Code

DESCRIPTION AND DETAILS OF WALKS

AUGUST  2021

LEADER(s)

CONTACT
NUMBERS

Wed 4 Aug
2021

Max 10
booking reqd

09:15

4.5 Miles
SY 989 786
BH19 3JN

Bus
No 40 09:00

Priests Way, Dancing Ledge, Seacombe

Park with consideration at Acton. Walk via Acton, then down to Dancing Ledge, along the coast path to Seacombe, and back via Eastington Farm, cross Priests Way to return to Acton via Keates working Quarry.
Please let me know if coming on bus so I can wait for you.


Bookings please to
carolpelling1958@gmail.com

Carol Pelling

07903 676909

Thu 5 Aug
2021

No Max
just turn up

18:00

 4 miles
SZ 037 825
BH19 3AU

STUDLAND, BALLARD DOWN and Old Harry (EVENING WALK)

Park in National Trust car park by Bankes Arms in Studland (free for NT members). Walk via Glebeland Estate, Ballard Down and back via Handfast Point. One steepish climb up from Studland to Ballard Down.
Join me in the pub beer garden after the walk for drinks and a snack.

Brian Arnold

01929 480224
07740 980056

Sat 7 Aug
2021

No Max
just turn up

09:40

5 Miles
SY 953 794

KINGSTON TO SWYRE HEAD VIA COASTAL PATH

Meet at Houns Tout car park Kingston. Go to coast via The Plantation. West along coastal path to Rope Lake Head returning to Kingston via Swyre Head. Very steep descent when you reach coastal path and steep ascent to Swyre Head (+/- 100 steps). Optional drink in ScottÕs Arms following walk.

Rob Lobley

01929 439903
07766 630453 (no mobile reception at home)

Wed 11 Aug
2021

Max 12
booking reqd

10:30

7 Miles
ST 840 063
DT11 0DY

DURWESTON CIRCULAR

Park on New Road near the entrance to Field Grove House (about 1.5 miles West of Blandford). Follow Jubilee Trail through Durweston to Stourpaine for pub stop. Return via Stour Valley Way and the Hanging. Gentle slopes.

Bookings please to
wally1stubbs1@gmail.com

Bryan Stubbs

01202 280427
07710 016849

Sat 14 Aug
2021

No Max
just turn up

10:15

5 Miles
SY 991 929
BH17 7BJ

Bus
No 40 09:00

UPTON HEATH AND ROMAN ROAD

Park and meet by the top car park toilets at Upton Country Park (charges now apply) for a circular walk around Upton Heath taking in woodland and heath, Spectacular views over Poole Harbour. Fairly easy walking with gentle hills. Good for interesting heathland birds, if we donÕt make too much noise.

Steve Williams

07766 375151

Wed 18 Aug
2021

No Max
just turn up

09:45

6 Miles
SY 963 774
BH19 3LL

RENSCOMBE to ST ALDHELMÕS HEAD AND SEACOMBE

Meet and park at Renscombe Farm free car park (go past Worth Matravers duck pond and continue west for ¾ mile). The walk will follow coast path to Emmetts Hill, then down and up steep steps to St Aldhelm's Chapel, and on to Winspit and Seacombe. Return via Worth Matravers to car park. This is quite a hilly walk.

Nick and Celia Arnold

01929 552150
07950 847450

Sat 21 Aug
2021

No Max
just turn up

10:00

6.3 Miles
SY 888 812

TYNEHAM, GAD CLIFF, WORBARROW BAY, POVINGTON HILL

Park Whiteways Car Park at Povington Hill. Descend down past Tyneham church and through village. Walk up towards coast path at Gad Hill. Along coast path and down to Worbarrow Bay for coffee stop. Now ascend the very steep path up to Flowers Barrow Fort. Can be very slippery especially after rain. Walking stick essential. Follow ridge back to Povington Hill. Views of Tyneham and Lulworth from top of ridge. This is a very hilly walk.

Peter and Hilary Parascandolo

01929 427174
07801 802095

Mon 23 Aug
2021

No Max
just turn up

18:00

3 Miles
SZ 031 788
BH19 1DD

DURLSTON VICTORIAN TRAIL (EVENING WALK)

Meet outside Mowlem Theatre at 18:00 for a circular walk to Durlston Castle, going out via the coast path and returning via the flower meadows, The walk will broadly follow the route of the designated Durlston Victorian trial and it will provide an opportunity to observe progress on the Durlston Pleasure Grounds Project. Join me for a drink afterwards at the Red Lion, if rules permit.

Steve Williams

07766 375151

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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DATE

Max Walkers

TIME
DISTANCE
GRID REF
Post Code

DESCRIPTION AND DETAILS OF WALKS

AUGUST  2021

LEADER(s)

CONTACT
NUMBERS

Wed 25 Aug
2021

No Max
just turn up

10:00

4.5 Miles
SZ 034 836
BH19 3AH

STUDLAND CIRCULAR

Park at Knoll Beach NT car park. Circular walk through Studland along the ridge overlooking Agglestone Rock towards Greenlands Farm. Across heathland back to Knoll Beach car park.

Liz Tonks

01929 288814
07941 060958

Sat 28 Aug
2021

Max 10
booking reqd

09:15

5 Miles
SY 989 786
BH19 3JN

Bus
No 40 09:00

Wilkswood, Piggy Lane & Langton

Park with consideration at Acton. Walk via Castle View, Quarr Farm, Wilkswood, New Barn, Windmill Knap, "Piggy Lane", Coombe, Langton, then from Steppes Hill through Putlake Farm and via the allotments to Acton. Valley tracks - some quite muddy!
Please let me know if coming on bus so I can wait for you.

Bookings please to
carolpelling1958@gmail.com

Carol Pelling

07903 676909