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Purbeck Coast from Swanage
Introduction to Walk 2579

Photo from the walk - Purbeck Coast from Swanage

County/Area - Dorset

Author - Reg Carr

Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Ascent - 1600 feet / 485 metres

Time - 6 hours 40 minutes

Grade - moderate

The coast of Dorset is spectacular and this route visits the highlights in Purbeck. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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Ordnance Survey Explorer OL15Sheet Map1:25kBUY
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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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