Future Events

Wed 27th Jun 2018
Group Walk - 14ml. 9.45 Osmington Drove, Broadmayne. Park on the street on Osmington Drove or in High Trees road. (GR SY730864). Weather should be kind so will take in a bit of coast path from Osmington Mills (no relation) to Redcliff. Pub stop will be The Springhead in Sutton Poyntz. C: Jon M T: 07708 678973
Sat 30th Jun 2018
Group Walk - 18ml. 09.30 Thornford Railway station. Start GR ST594125, Finish GR SY697905. A linear walk from Thornford to Dorchester. The walk roughly follows the line of the Third Geodetic Survey between Fundamental Benchmarks in Thornford and Dorchester. Catch train from Dorchester West to Thornford at…
Sun 15th Jul 2018
Group Walk - 21ml. 09.00 Meet in the public c.p.near Throop Mill. (GR SZ112958). The walk will include the ferry across the The Run at Christchurch, weather permitting, which costs approx £2 per person – dogs and parrots travel free!. C: Hilary Telephone number in Strider. E: hilary.england@sky.com
Sun 22nd Jul 2018
Group Walk - 19ml. 09.00 Meet in layby at foot of Corfe Castle. (GR SY959824). Bring packed lunch. C: Debbie/Ted Telephone number in Strider
Sun 29th Jul 2018
Group Walk - 32ml. 07.30 Meet Swanage for minibus to the start. Weymouth to Swanage. 16 Places available, only for marshals helping on main event. For further info & to book a place, contact Bill by Sunday 8 July 2018. C: Bill. E: w.peach@sky.com
Sun 5th Aug 2018
Group Walk - 16ml. 9.00 "Burnscroft", Cheselbourne. (GR SY765993). 16 miles with pub stop between rings and tea at the end. Park in drive. Tel:01258837791 or web for further information nearer the time. . C: John W Telephone number in Strider
Sun 12th Aug 2018
Group Walk - 18ml. 09.00 Start from the c.p. at West Street, Bridport which is free on Sundays. (GR SY463929). Bring packed lunch. C: Robin Telephone number in Strider
Sun 19th Aug 2018
Challenge Event - 32ml. in 12hrs. Coastal route from Weymouth Esplanade Clock to Swanage Start GR SY681795, Finish GR SZ030801. Following South West Coast Path, passing through: Osmington Mills, Ringstead, Lulworth village hall, St Aldhelms Head & Durlston Country Park. Start: 09.00. Closing date for entries Sun…
Sun 16th Sep 2018
Group Walk - 19ml. 09.00 Verwood. (GR SU107078). Across the River Avon and into the New Forest. Limited parking Ebblake North car park to south of B3081, plenty more on nearby Black Moor Rd. C: Richard L T: 01202 747083
Group Walk - 19ml. 09.00 Grange Hill c.p. near Steeple. (GR SY904817). Around Blue Pool, Corfe Castle and Lulworth Ranges. Hilly. Bring lunch. C: Pat T: 07811 630432
Group Walk - 18ml. 09.00 Cerne Abbas, Kettlebridge c.p. (GR ST663015). Walking the route of the first ever Dorset Group walk 25 years ago. Lunch stop in Buckland Newton. C: Phil Bardswell Telephone number in Strider. E: dorset.ldwa.walks@gmail.com
Sun 21st Oct 2018
Challenge Event - 26ml. 10 hours. Start: Memorial Hall, Lower Sea Lane, Charmouth. HQ/finish: Brownsword Hall, Poundbury, Dorchester Start GR SY365935, Finish GR SY678902. Linear route along the coast path from Charmouth to West Bexington then inland past the Hardy Monument to Poundbury. Start 08:00 to 08:30…
Sun 4th Nov 2018
Group Walk - 16ml. 09.00 Sway, start Longslade Bottom c.p. (NNW of Sway, S of old railway), via Sandy Down and Holm Hill. (GR SU270001). C: Keith T: 01425 278855
Sun 11th Nov 2018
Group Walk - 18ml. 09.00 Broadmayne, park and start from Osmington Drove, DT2 8FG. (GR SY730864). Bring torch and packed lunch. C: Chris. E: dorset.ldwa.walks@gmail.com
Sun 18th Nov 2018
Group Walk - 18ml. 09.00 Bournemouth, Redhill c.p. or park on Redhill Drive nearby. (GR SZ084951). C: Hilary E T: 07718 188203
Sun 25th Nov 2018

Doglegs - Event Details Updated

Group Walk - 15ml. 09.00 Bridport. (GR SY463929). Heading eastwards, more details to follow on website. Park in West Street c.p. (free). C: Rosemary & Robin T: 01297 442794
Group Walk - Details to follow in due course. E: dorset.ldwa.walks@gmail.com
Sun 16th Dec 2018
Group Walk - 16ml. 09.00 Maiden Newton, start Chilfrome Lane c.p. DT2 0AX. (GR SY593979). Possible brief pub stop but bring packed lunch and a torch. C: Anne & Ian T: 01202 887434. E: dorset.ldwa.walks@gmail.com
Sat 13th - Sun 14th Apr 2019
Challenge Event - 55ml. in 23½hr. From Wey Valley School, Broadwey, Weymouth, Dorset, DT3 5AN (GR SY669828). Clockwise route through some of most attractive areas of Dorset including Langton Herring, Abbotsbury, Loders, Toller Porcorum, Frampton, Charminster and Dorchester. Shorter than last event in 2013, but this…