Dorset Walks

Dorset Coast Walks

Walks listed from east to west along the coast

Highcliffe to Mudeford Quay

Highcliffe to Mudeford Quay Walk

5.8 miles, Circular walk, Easy
Route: Highcliffe Cliff Top Car Park – Highcliffe Beach – Highcliffe Castle – Steamer Point Nature Reserve – Friars Cliff Beach – Avon Beach – Mudeford Quay – Rtn

Stanpit Marsh

1.6 miles Circular Easy
Route: Stanpit Marsh Nature Reserve near Christchurch

Hengistbury Head Beach

4.2 miles Circular Easy
Route: Hengistbury Head Car Park – Hengistbury Head Beach – Mudeford Sandbanks

Studland to Old Harry Rocks

Old Harry Rocks

4 miles Circular Easy
Route: Studland Village (NT car park) – Old Harry Rocks

Worth Matravers to Seacombe and Winspit

2.9 miles, Circular  
Route: Worth Matravers – Seacombe Cliffs – Winspit Quarry 

Worth Matravers to Winspit and St. Aldhelm’s Head

Route: Worth Matravers – Winspit Quarry – St. Aldhelm’s Head (Chapel & Radar Memorial)
4.4 miles, Circular 

Worth Matravers to St. Aldhelm’s Head and Chapmans Pool

2.9 miles Circular 
Route: Worth Matravers (Renscombe car park) – St. Aldhelm’s Head (Chapel & Radar Memorial) – Emmetts Hill – Chapmans Pool view point

Kingston to Swyre Head

2 miles Circular Easy
Route: Swyre Head car park (near Kingston) – Swyre Head

Lulworth Cove to Durdle Door

2.1 miles, Out and Back, Easy
Route: Lulworth Cove car park – South West Coast Path – Man O War Bay – Durdle Door

Durdle Door to White Nothe

5.6 miles, Circular, Medium
Route: Durdle Door car park – South West Coast Path – White Nothe

Seatown to Golden Cap and Langdon Hill

4.1 miles, Circular, Medium
Route: Seatown Beach car park – Golden Cap – St Gabriel’s Chapel – Langdon Hill

Seatown to Thorncombe Beacon

2.5 miles, Circular, Medium
Route: Seatown Beach car park – Thorncombe Beacon

Dorset Country Walks

Colmers Hill Walk

1.6 miles, Circular, Easy

Manswood Walk (Cranborne Chase)

3.5 miles, Circular, Easy

Maiden Castle Dorchester

1.9 miles, Circular, Easy
Route: Maiden Castle car park (English Heritage) – Maiden Castle Hill Fort

Badbury Rings Hill Fort

1.2 miles, Circular, Easy
Route: Badbury Rings car park (National Trust) – Badbury Rings

Hod Hill

1.6 miles, Circular, Easy
Route: Hod Hill car park – Hod Hill

Hambledon Hill

2.7 miles, Circular, Easy
Route: Duck Street lay-by – Hambledon Hill – Child Okeford

Cranborne Estate

4.8 miles, Circular, Easy
Route: Cranborne Garden Centre – Cranborne Village – Jubilee Trail – Jack’s Hedge Corner – Boveridge – Burwood – Rtn