DATE

Max Walkers

TIME
DISTANCE
GRID REF
Post Code

DESCRIPTION AND DETAILS OF WALKS

JULY  2021

LEADER(s)

CONTACT
NUMBERS

Sat 17 Jul
2021

No Max
just turn up

10:00

6 Miles
SY 576 853
DT3 4JR

ABBOTSBURY AND CHESIL BEACH

Meet and park at junction of Back St. and Market St. in Abbotsbury. Alternative parking in Rodden Row Car Park (Pay and Display SY 578 852, DT3 4JL). Climb above village onto glorious scenic ridge towards prehistoric fort of Abbotsbury Castle. Descend to coast then walk beside Chesil Beach back to Abbotsbury. Optional climb up to St Catherines Chapel for architectural and historic appeal of the chapel.

Peter and Hilary Parascandolo

01929 427174
07801 802095

Wed 21 Jul
2021

No Max
just turn up

10:00

5 Miles
SY 974 776
BH19 3LE

Worth & St ALDHELM’S HEAD

Meet at Worth Matravers car park. Head to coast at Winspit. West along coastal path past St Aldhelm’s Head returning to Worth via Weston Farm. Steep steps down (+/- 200) and up (+/- 200) after St Aldhelm’s. Leader will head to Square and Compass after walk. Everyone is welcome to join him.

Option to avoid steps by returning directly to Worth from St Aldhelm’s.

Rob Lobley

01929 439903
07766 630453 (no mobile reception at home)

Thu 22 Jul
2021

No Max
just turn up

19:00

2.75 Miles
SY 959 824
BH20 5DR

CORFE CIRCULAR EVENING WALK WITH OPTION TO VISIT THE FOX

Meet at NT car park in Corfe. Head off in direction of Norden then climb (short steep) on to the ridge. Follow ridge in direction of Creech before descending from ridge and crossing fields towards the doctor’s surgery. Short stretch of road walking on this walk. Leader is heading to the FOX PH after walk and all participants are invited to join.

Rob Lobley

01929 439903
07766 630453 (no mobile reception at home)

Sat 24 Jul
2021

No Max
just turn up

10:00

6 Miles
SY 961 840

REMPSTONE HEATH & WYTCH HEATH

Park and start from Scotland Farm. An easy flat walk on wide paths over open heathland. Pleasant views. Could be dampish after heavy rain.

John Wadey

01929 422554
07397 968116

Wed 28 Jul
2021

No Max
just turn up

10:30

5.75 Miles
SY 602 857
DT3 4ET

Portesham, SWCP, Abbotsbury CIRCULAR

Meet and park by the Kings Arms in Portesham (not in pub car park). A lovely walk on the SWCP, with outstanding views, via the Swannery, then circle St Catherines Hill to Abbotsbury. Return along the disused railway track. 4 stiles, one of which goes over a wall. Option to visit the pub after the walk.

Jill Carter

01202 684135
07939 463926

Sat 31 Jul
2021

No Max
just turn up

10:00

6 Miles
SY 804 924

Sink Hole Walk

Park and start from Alfpuddle car park. Another easy flatish walk on wide paths over open heathland. There are around 50 sink (or ‘shake’) holes to be seen in the area.
Note - the car park is 1KM west of the Cul-peppers Dish car park.

John Wadey

01929 422554
07397 968116