Dorset

Top Adventures in Dorset

  • Hike to Durdle Door

    The shingled beach that lies at the foot of Durdle Door can be easily accessed via a footpath and steps over the hill from Lulworth Cove (2 miles) or down from the car park of Durdle Door Holiday Park. When heading down the steep hill to Durdle Do...

    4 miles 150 ft gain

  • Hike the Southwest Coast Path from Lulworth Cove to Weymouth

    Departing from the car park at Lulworth Cove, there is only a short section of uphill trail before you reach the Durdle Door trailer park and parking lot. Your mile-long warm up will wear off at this point because you'll have to spend some time ga...

    11.1 miles

  • Hike the Southwest Coast Path: Kimmeridge to Lulworth Cove

    There is plenty of parking options at Kimmeridge Bay, which is located just a mile from the village of Kimmeridge. Follow signs for the SW Coastal Path on the west side of the parking lot, and head away from the Clavell Tower on the opposite side ...

    7.8 miles 1654 ft gain

  • Hike to Old Harry Rocks

    From the car park in Studland village, take the lane (Manor Rd) down by the Bankes Arms pub (it should be on your right). Turn left by the public toilets on to the path signed for Old Harry. Continue along this path for approximately 30 minutes an...

    3 miles

  • Hike the Southwest Coast Path from Swanage to Kimmeridge Bay

    Beginning at Peveril Point on the southwest edge of Swanage Bay, follow signs for the SW Coastal Path. This path is direct and easy to follow, but there are many sights and stops along the way to Kimmeridge.  After just less than 2 miles, you'll r...

    15 miles

  • Rock Climb at Cheddar Gorge

    The gorge is split into 2 sections, the north side and south side of the road – the north side is accessible year round, but the south side is subject to periodic closures and is worth checking with the entrance station if it is open (a general ru...

    1 miles 50 ft gain

  • Explore the Avebury Stones

    The  Avebury Stones are a short distance from Bath in southwestern England. Exploring them only requires a short distance of walking, but rewards with views of the surrounding rural setting and a number of historic fixtures of this area. From Bath...

    1 miles