Future Events

Sun 16th Dec 2018

St Nicholas is coming! - Event Details Updated

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
Fri 21st Dec 2018
Group Walk - 14ml. 07.50 Park along Bincleaves Road or BelleVue Road Weymouth and meet 07:50 on the Green overlooking Newton's Cove and Bincleaves. (GR SY682782). Follow the Fleet out and return via Buckland Ripers and the Wey Valley. Sunrise is at 08:08 in direction of 128 deg.and sunset at 16:07 at 232 deg…
Wed 26th Dec 2018
Group Walk - 14ml. 09.00 Dean Lane, Sixpenny Handley. (GR SU000171). Explorer map 118. C: Robert T: 01425 673492
Sun 6th Jan 2019
Group Walk - 15ml. 09.00 Corfe Castle, park under the castle. (GR SY959824). C: Colin T: 07775 853360
Sun 13th Jan 2019
Group Walk - 16ml. 09.00 Whitemill c.p. (GR ST957007). C: Ian B T: 01202 887434
Sun 3rd Feb 2019
Group Walk - 16ml. 09.00 Blandford (Stour Meadows free c.p. behind the brewery). (GR ST887059). No pub, but there should be a stop at Shillingstone Station café. C: Mike C. E: dorset.ldwa.walks@gmail.com
Group Walk - 16ml. 09.00 Crossways - park at last unit on right in Hybris Business Park, DT2 8BF. (GR SY770880). To Weymouth and back. C: Pete Stockley T: 07833 540461
Sun 3rd Mar 2019
Group Walk - 20ml. 09.00 Meet Creech Hill c.p. (GR SY904817). Bring lunch. C: Richard & Sandra T: 01929 551071
Sun 10th Mar 2019

Hardly Annual - Event Details Updated

Group Walk - 26ml. 09.00 Start is from the west end of West Bay esplanade. Start GR SY459905, Finish GR ST481014. Linear walk, West Bay to Beaminster following the hilly western section of the old Hardy Annual Challenge but in reverse, taking in Thorncombe Beacon, Golden Cap, Stonebarrow, Cony Castle, Lamberts…
Sat 16th - Sun 17th Mar 2019
Challenge Event - 55ml. 24hr. From Upwey & Broadwey Memorial Hall, Victoria Avenue, Upwey, Weymouth, Dorset, DT3 5NG (GR SY670840). See main event for overview. 07.45. Only open to those marshalling on the main event – some help is required with marshalling overnight. Closing date for taking part in the Marshals’…
Sun 31st Mar 2019
Group Walk - 20ml. 09.00 Meet Sherborne Culverhayes c.p. (Free on Sundays). (GR ST642165). Probably no pub, but lots of churches. C: Martin C Telephone number in Strider
Sun 7th Apr 2019
Group Walk - 18ml. Christchurch to Wimborne. This is the first of a series of monthly linear walks. Further details on the website nearer the time. C: Robert Telephone number in Strider
Sat 13th - Sun 14th Apr 2019
Challenge Event - 55ml. in 24hr. From Wey Valley School, Broadwey, Weymouth, Dorset, DT3 5AN (GR SY668827). 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…
Sun 18th Aug 2019
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: Ringstead, Lulworth, Kimmeridge, St Aldhelms Head & Durlston Country Park. Start: 08.30 - 09.00. Closing date for entries Sun 4th Aug (or…