Sunday, 27 February 2022
Start time: 10:00
(Estimated finish time: 13:45)
Moderate 7.5 miles / 12.1 km
We start at the Three Horsehoes in Powerstock, then walk past the Marquis of Lorne at Nettlecombe and the Spyway Inn at Askerswell before clmbing up to the Iron Age Fort at Eggardon Hill (probable coffee stop, but no pub!) and returning to Powerstock. Excellent views over Wset Dorset and down to the Coast throughout and the possibility of a (self-booked) lunch at the Three Horshoes after the walk
Please park considerately in Powerstock village and consider car sharing where possible. Car parking may be possible in the pub car park for anyone eating there after the walk (check with landlord).
The walk will leave from the centre of the village near the Church
Grid reference: SY516962
Nearest postcode: DT6 3TD
Start time: 10:00
This is a circular walk
This is a morning walk, but there will be at least one drinks stop.
The climb to Eggardon Hill is quite steep, and at least one section is quite muddy.
Please check the website or contact the walk leader to check the walk is going ahead if the weather forecast is bad.
You are very welcome on our walks as a 'taster', or if you belong to another Ramblers Group, If you want to bring your dog with you, please contact the Walk Leader first.
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.