DATE
TIME
DISTANCE
GRID REF

CAR
SHARE
- and/or -
BUS TIMES

DESCRIPTION AND DETAILS OF WALKS

OCTOBER 2019

LEADER(s)

CONTACT
NUMBERS

Wed 2 Oct

10:00
5 Miles
SY 814 924
DT2 7HZ

 

PUT 09:10

Note car park is about 400 metres west of Post Code

Moreton & Affpuddle Heath

Meet at Cul-peppers Dish car park. Take Jubilee trail to Moreton returning via Two Gates & Affpuddle Heath. Walk on woodland,heath & riverside tracks and a small amount of road walking with very little ascent or descent.

Rob Lobley

01929 439903
07766 630453
(no mobile reception at home)

Sat 5 Oct

10:00
6.2 Miles
SZ 031 833
BH19 3AH

PUT 09:30

 Bus
No 50 09:25

Leaders not at Swanage pick up point

Knoll Beach Circular

Park at knoll beach car park and meet outside knoll house hotel. Walk via Agglestone, golf course, obelisk, Ballard Down, Old Harry and Studland. one steep climb, some stiles. Maybe muddy if recent rain. Please notify leaders if you are coming on No 50 from Bournemouth.

Clive and Rosemary Hargrave

01929 550399
07791 776338
(day of walk only)

Wed 9 Oct

10:00
5 Miles
SY 974 776
BH19 3LE

PUT 09:30

Leader not at Swanage pick up point

Worth Matravers TO SEACOMBE AND WINSPIT CIRCULAR

Meet at Worth Matravers car park and do a circular walk clockwise via Washington Farm, Dancing Ledge, coast path to Seacombe and Winspit and back to Square and Compass pub for an optional drink.

Josie Walker

07719 189920

Sat 12 Oct

10:00
5.5 miles
SY 988 971
BH21 3UA

PUT 09:10

Leader not at Swanage pick up point

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 signalmanÕs cottage on Somerset and Dorset railway.

Karen Pratley

01929 792497
07773 523060

Wed 16 Oct

10:00
5 Miles
SY 861 976
DT11 9AZ

PUT 09:10

Leader not at Swanage pick up point

WINTERBOURNE KINGSTON CIRCular walk

Meet and park at the Village Hall car park in North St, Winterbourne Kingston (at junction of West St). Please car share to keep cars to a minimum. We have been asked to park as close as possible to each other around back of village hall. No need to leave rear exit clear. Other people using hall on same day.
We will collect £1 from each car driver to contribute to running costs of hall.

Circular walk via Roman Road, Great Coll Wood and farmland. The walk has no steep climbs, just gradual inclines. Views of open farm land all the time. Likely to be muddy in places.

Karen Pratley

01929 792497
07773 523060

Sat 19 Oct

10:00
5 Miles
SY 918 800

PUT 09:15


Kimmeridge and SWYRE HEAD

Park and start at Kimmeridge Quarry car park. Walk through Kimmeridge village and towards Clavell Tower. Continue eastwards to Rope Lake Head. Head inland up to Swyre Head, and back along the ridge. Steep steps up to Swyre Head.

Carol Pelling

07903 676909

Wed 23 Oct

10:00
6 Miles
SY 888 916

PUT 09:15


Bere Heath and Bloxworth Heath

Park and start from Stroud bridge. A heath and forest walk mostly on dry gravel tracks with a few sloshy sections.

John Wadey

01929 422554
07397 968116

Sat 26 Oct

09:45
4.5 Miles
SY 959 824
BH20 5DR

PUT 09:15

Bus
No 40 09:00

THE NORDEN TRIANGLE

Meet at Corfe Castle NT Trust Car Park for a circular (well more specifically triangular) walk via Norden Common, Scotland Farm, New Mills Heath, Norden Heath and returning via Norden Farm.

Steve Williams

01929 422795
07766 375151

Wed 30 Oct

10:00
4.5 Miles
SY 974 776
BH19 3LE

PUT 09:30


Worth, Chapman's Pool, Hill Bottom

Park and start from Worth CP. Walk via Weston Farm and West Hill, a steep descent to Chapman's pool and a short uphill scramble from it. Back via Westhill Farm, Hill Bottom and ascent around North Hill.

John Wadey

01929 422554
07397 968116