Sunday, 24 March 2019
Start time: 10:30
(Estimated finish time: 15:00)
Moderate 10 miles / 16.1 km
The walk starts at the NT car park above Ringstead Bay and takes the SWCP via West Bottom, Middle Bottom, Swyre Head (not to be confused by the Swyre Head near Kingston), Bat's Head, Durdle Door to Lulworth Cove where lunch will be taken.
The return journey is via the more gently undulating ridge above the SWCP back to the start point.
South Down National Trust car park (there ma be a charge for non NT members). From Weymouth take the A353 and after Osmington turn right to Upton, from Wool take A352 then A353 and turn left to Upton (also signposted beach café), continue straight (do not turn right to the beach café/Ringstead bay ) along the road to the end where it turns into a field and car park (clearly signposted as National Trust),
Grid reference: SY759824
Nearest postcode: DT2 8NQ
Start time: 10:30
This is a circular walk
There are no public toilets at the start but there are toilets at Lulworth Cove.
All participants are responsible for their own health and fitness to undertake this walk.
Food & Drink
Bring enough food and drink to keep you going for the duration of the walk.
Make sure you check the weather forecast before leaving and dress appropriately;
as there is very little cover on this walk.
Registered assistance dogs only please.
Your welcome to join us for refreshment at the end of the walk at the Smugglers Inn at Osmington Mills..
Please check this website beforehand as sometimes walks have to be changed/ cancelled with little notice (albeit rarely).
Despite our group name, we really don't care what age you are; if you like walking with a friendly, relaxed, easy going group of people, who occasionally socialize you're most welcome to join us.
Give us a try!
This is one of hundreds of Ramblers group walks for all ages and abilities every week - all led by our experienced walk leaders.
You’re welcome to join us on any of our walks to see if the Ramblers is for you. Then, once you’ve enjoyed the views, fun, exhilaration and good company, it’s just a case of becoming a member.
Do make sure you're fit enough and have the right footwear and clothing for the walk you want to do, though. You can contact the group or leader if in doubt.