DATE

TIME
DISTANCE
GRID REF
Post Code

DESCRIPTION AND DETAILS OF WALKS

DECEMBER  2021

LEADER(s)

CONTACT
NUMBERS

Wed 1-Dec
2021

09:30

5 Miles
SY 846 948
BH20 7HA

BERE REGIS & TURNERS PUDDLE

Meet at Manor Farm road car park. Circular walk crossing bridges over two fords to Throop. Back via Jubilee Trail and riverside walk from Shitterton.

Robin Brasher

01929 427015
07767 693769

Sat 4-Dec
2021

10:00

4 Miles
SY 923 871
BH20 4LP

RIVER AND HEATHLAND WALK

Meet at Wareham quay north side of river. Walk along river towards Ridge. From Ridge follow disused tramway. Return to Wareham via Stoborough Green heathland.

Anton Hack

07800 784697

Wed 8-Dec
2021

10:30

4 to 5 Miles
SZ 013 819
BH19 3AB

Christmas LUNCH PRECEDED BY WALK

Pre-Lunch Walk starts at 10:30. Lunch at 12:30 for 13:00.

This yearŐs Christmas lunch will be held at the Isle of Purbeck Golf Club. The lunch will be preceded by a 4/5 mile walk to the beach at Studland starting from the Golf Club car park on a circular route via the Agglestone, Studland village and Heath Green Road. If it is raining significantly (or even insignificantly) on the day, the walk will be cancelled.

Please note:- Changing rooms are available at the golf club. However out of respect of the Golf Club suggest that muddy boots be left in your car. 
               Christmas Lunch-  12:30 for 13:00
               At the ISLE OF PURBECK GOLF CLUB on
               B3351 Corfe to Studland Road (SZ 013 819)


For further details please see Social Events section of this programme

Steve Williams

07766 375151

Sat 11-Dec
2021

10:00

5.5 Miles
SZ 022 808
BH19 3DG

Bus no:50
09:25

BALLARD DOWN – OLD HARRY – STUDLAND

Meet in layby opposite Ulwell Holiday Park. Follow lower path to Old Harry then onto Studland. Return via Woodhouse, steep ascent to Ballard Down, and along to obelisk then down steep steps to car park. Lovely views. Walk leaders will go to Village Inn for lunch after walk if any others wish to join them.

Peter and Hilary Parascandolo

01929 427174
07801 802095

Wed 15-Dec
2021

10:00

6 Miles
SY 669 889
DT2 9PP

Maiden Castle to Ridgeway and Martinstown

Park and meet at Maiden Castle car park (at the end of Maiden Castle Road). Walk up to ridgeway path to Martinstown along hills with great views. Fairly easy walking with couple of stiles. Through Martinstown then back to car park.

Liz Tonks

01929 288814
07941 060958

Sat 18-Dec
2021

10:00

4 Miles
SY 941 818
BH20 5NG

CHURCH KNOWLE TO CORFE CIRCULAR

Park and meet at Church Knowle Village Hall CP. Head north passing St PeterŐs Church then east to Corfe via Knowle Hill. Back to start point via Bucknowle House. Some stiles and mud !.

After the walk we will De-boot and gather in the Village Hall for hot mince pies and mulled wine. Non-walkers are welcome to come along to the Village Hall at approx 12.30pm and join those that have walked.

Chris Boon

01929 480534
07836 238482

Wed 22 Dec
2021

09:30

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 Keates working quarry, then cross Priests Way to Eastington Farm. Walk down to Seacombe, then along coast path to Dancing Ledge. Return by path up to Priests Way and through Acton.
Please let me know if coming on bus so I can wait for you.

Carol Pelling

07903 676909

Sat 25-Dec

 

CHRISTMAS BREAK - NO WALK ON THIS DATE

 


Wed 29-Dec

 


CHRISTMAS BREAK - NO WALK ON THIS DATE

 

Fri 31-Dec
2021

10:00

5 Miles
SZ 037 825
BH19 3AU
 Bus
No 50 09:25

STUDLAND, AGGLESTONE ROCK, BLACK DOWN

              ***  FRIDAY - NEW YEARS EVE WALK  ***

Park in National Trust car park by Bankes Arms in Studland (free for NT members). Walk via Middle Beach, Agglestone Rock and Black Down.

Finish at Bankes Arms for an optional New Years Eve drink with me.

Karen Pratley

01929 792497
07773 523060