Future Events

Sun 12th Apr 2020

Cerne Valley Trail - Event Cancelled

Group Walk - 25ml. 09.00 Dorchester, County Hall c.p. (free). Drive around eastern side of County Hall, pass open barrier and park in north eastern corner. (GR SY690909). Following Cerne Valley Trail. Option to shorten route to 19 miles by taking long lunch break in Cerne Abbas. Opportunity to stock up on…
Sun 19th Apr 2020

Urban Greenways - Event Cancelled

Group Walk - 17ml. 09.00 Redhill Park c.p. Bournemouth. (GR SZ083952). Bring lunch. C: Hilary E Telephone number in Strider. E: hilary.england@sky.com
Sun 26th Apr 2020
Group Walk - 20ml. 09.00 Maiden Castle c.p. Dorchester, DT2 9EY. (GR SY668888). An historical jaunt through the lovely south Dorset countryside. Car parking limited so please car share if you can. Lunchtime pub stop TBC. C: Heather G T: 07587 098079
Sun 10th May 2020

Better Smarten Up - Event Cancelled

Group Walk - 20ml. 09.00 Dewlish, meet by church. Please park respectfully in village. (GR SY775982). Explorer map 117. C: Robert P Telephone number in Strider
Sun 17th May 2020

Avoid the Gap - Event Cancelled

Group Walk - 16ml. 09.00 Meet at St. Martins Cheselbourne, park further up track from church (signed for day). (GR SY762996). Lyscome, Dorsetshire Gap, back via Ansty / Dewlish. Afternoon tea / pub afterwards. C: Rachel B T: 07733 300186. E: rachelbywater@hotmail.com
Group Walk - 18ml. 09.00 Shaftesbury town centre c.p. free on Sundays. The entrance is by the tourist information centre. 8 Bell Street, Shaftesbury, SP7 8AE. (GR ST862231). Maps Explorer 118 and 129. C: Angela G Telephone number in Strider
Sun 7th Jun 2020
Group Walk - 21ml. 09.00 Rockford c.p.. (GR SU163082). We walk north across the western forest then through woodland and fields to Rockbourne. There is a pub for a drink at Rockbourne at lunch time. The return is via Damerham and part of the Avon Valley path. Some high stiles on route. C: John P Telephone…
Sun 28th Jun 2020
Group Walk - 18ml. 09.00 Garston Wood RSPB Reserve near Sixpenny Handley, limited parking space so please car share if possible. (GR SU003194). Across Cranborne Chase to Win Green and Berwick St John. Bring lunch. C: Pat C T: 07811 630432
Sun 12th Jul 2020
Group Walk - 19ml. 09.00 Meet Wool Station c.p. (GR SY845869). One nice hill!. C: Richard & Sandra Telephone number in Strider
Sun 19th Jul 2020
Group Walk - 20ml. 09.00 Cranborne (c.p. outside of Cranborne First School). (GR SU056133). No pub. Bring lunch. C: Rachel C Telephone number in Strider. E: rachelchristopher@outlook.com
Sun 26th Jul 2020
Group Walk - 32ml. 07.15 minibus 08.00 start 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 Anne by 11 July 2020. C: Anne. E: dorset.ldwa.walks@gmail.com
Sun 2nd Aug 2020
Group Walk - 17.5ml. 09.00 Sherborne, meet Culverhayes c.p. (free on Sundays). (GR ST641165). Probably no pub, bring packed lunch. C: Martin C Telephone number in Strider
Group Walk - 20ml. 09.00 Little Bredy Church. Park on the edge of green above church. (GR SY587890). NB part of the walk goes through Nature Reserve Open Access. Dogs to be on leads. There may be more updates on parking nearer the time, please check website. C: John W. E: johnwidd10@gmail.com
Sun 16th Aug 2020
Group Walk - c21ml. 09.00 Start is in Cranborne, Water Street entrance to Cranborne First School. Limited parking, please try to car share and if necessary, park respectfully around the village.. (GR SU056133). Distance depending on conditions on the day. Route taking in the downs and barrows including…
Sun 23rd Aug 2020
Challenge Event - 32ml. 12 hrs. Weymouth Esplanade Clock Start GR SY681795, Finish GR SZ030801. Coastal route from Weymouth Esplanade Clock to Swanage, following South West Coast Path, passing through: Ringstead, Lulworth, Kimmeridge, St Aldhelms Head & Durlston Country Park . 08.30 - 09.00. Closing date for…
Group Walk - c19ml. 09.00 West Street c.p. at Bridport Bus Station (free on Sundays). (GR SY462929). Bring a packed lunch, and there will be an ice cream stop!. C: Robin & Rosemary Telephone number in Strider