Dorset Trails

With its spectacular Jurassic Coast, rolling hills, beautiful beaches, historic houses and gardens, ancient castles and forts, idyllic villages and charming market towns, Dorset is truly unique. Quiet country lanes and a network of footpaths and cycle trails make it an ideal walking and cycling holiday destination.

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Long Distance Trails

Readers' Trails

Walk from Bourton-on-the-Water to Kingham Station by Sarah Sumner 7.1 miles / 11.4 kms
Walk from Stow-on-the-Wold to Bourton-on-the-Water by Sarah Sumner 5.4 miles / 8.7 kms
Walk from Moreton-in-Marsh to Stow-on-the-Wold by Sarah Sumner 6.3 miles / 10.2 kms
Kinder Scout by Rob Stanley 5.3 miles / 8.6 kms
Carneda Llewelyn by Rob Stanley 9.6 miles / 15.5 kms
Camping spots near the Watkin Path by Rob Stanley 0.1 miles / 0.2 kms
Studland to Charmouth by Rob Stanley 57.1 miles / 91.9 kms
Wessex Ridgeway - Cycle Route by Rob Stanley 103.9 miles / 167.2 kms
Chiselhampton to Great Milton by Karen Gill 3 miles / 4.9 kms

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Plot your own trails on Ordnance Survey digital maps with our mapping tool.

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