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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.

Churchplace, Deerleap and Longdown

Churchplace, Deerleap and Longdown

A New Forest cycle trail through woodland near Ashurst

Fritham

Fritham

A wander through the New Forest from Fritham

Godshill Inclosure and Woodgreen

Godshill Inclosure and Woodgreen

Fine views and an Iron Age fort on the fringes of the New Forest

Jubilee Trail - Part 1

Jubilee Trail - Part 1

From Forde Abbey to Moreton east of Dorchester

Jubilee Trail - Part 2

Jubilee Trail - Part 2

Moreton to Bokerley Dyke on the Hampshire border

Liberty Trail

Liberty Trail

From the iron age fort of Ham Hill to the Cobb at Lyme Regis

Macmillan Way (Dorset)

Macmillan Way (Dorset)

From the Wiltshire border to the coast at Abbotsbury

Monarch's Way (Dorset) - Part 1

Monarch's Way (Dorset) - Part 1

From the Somerset border to the coast at Charmouth

Monarch's Way (Dorset) - Part 2

Monarch's Way (Dorset) - Part 2

The return to Somerset from the coast at Charmouth

New Forest Discovery Trail

New Forest Discovery Trail

A New Forest family treasure hunt

Penn Common and Bramshaw Wood

Penn Common and Bramshaw Wood

Richly contrasting scenery on this New Forest pub walk

Purbeck Way

Purbeck Way

Heathland, woodland, downland and the Jurassic Coast

Salisbury and Old Sarum

Salisbury and Old Sarum

A walk through historic Salisbury to the ruins at Old Sarum

South Dorset Ridgeway

South Dorset Ridgeway

West Bexington to Osmington Mills

South West Coast Path (Dorset) - Part 1

South West Coast Path (Dorset) - Part 1

Lyme Regis, Chesil Beach, Portland and Weymouth

South West Coast Path (Dorset) - Part 2

South West Coast Path (Dorset) - Part 2

Weymouth, Purbeck, Swanage and Poole Harbour

Stour Valley Way - Part 1

Stour Valley Way - Part 1

Stourton to Blandford St. Mary beside the River Stour

Stour Valley Way - Part 2

Stour Valley Way - Part 2

From Blandford St. Mary to Hengistbury Head

The Frome Valley

The Frome Valley

An energetic cycle ride from Dorchester

Turf Hill and Holmsley Ridge from Burley

Turf Hill and Holmsley Ridge from Burley

Heathland walking around the New Forest village of Burley

Valley of Stones: Abbotsbury

Valley of Stones: Abbotsbury

A tour of Litton Cheney, Long Bredy and Littlebredy

Valley of Stones: Portesham

Valley of Stones: Portesham

A cycle ride via Coryates, Rodden and Abbotsbury

Wareham Forest Way

Wareham Forest Way

Breathtaking views and a wealth of wildlife

Wessex Ridgeway

Wessex Ridgeway

A magnificent ridge-top trail crossing Dorset's heartland

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