Sunday, 19 July 2020
Start time: 10:00
(Estimated finish time: 15:45)
Moderate 12 miles / 19.3 km
We head out from Worth Matravers to Hill Bottom then out to the SWCP over Hounds Tout Cliff to Rope Lake Head. From here we cut inland to Swyre Head and follow the ridge to just above Kimmeridge where we take an inland path via Whiteway Farm to the lunch meeting point of Knowle Hill. After lunch we head to Corfe Castle and pick up the Purbeck Way back to our start point.
Please note that this walk must start at 10.00 in order reach the lunch point on time.
Take the B3069 from Corfe Castle towards Kingston and Langton Matravers. After passing Kingston continue on the B3069 towards Langton Matravers looking for and taking a turning on the right for Worth Matravers. On the approach to Worth Matravers there is a large public car park on the right which is our start point.
Please car share if at all possible and park with care and consideration for other car park users. There is a £2 honesty parking fee for this car park.
Grid reference: SY973776
Nearest postcode: BH19 3LE
Start time: 10:00
This is a circular walk
Please bring a packed lunch and plenty to drink.
Wear clothing and footwear suitable for the weather conditions.
There are public toilets at the start of the walk and at Corfe Castle.
At the end of the walk
There is the option to join us at the Square and Compass PH for organic cider, low calarie pasties and the "possibility of outside music".
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.