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Great Wessex Way - Portland Bill Circular

14 km / 9 miles

Dorset
An extra days walking on the Great Wessex Way that gives a very different view of Dorset. Inland Portland cannot be described as pretty but it more than makes up for this with far reaching costal views and quarrying history in abundance. If following the main Great Wessex Way, a frequent bus service will take you to Portland from any of Upwey, Dorchester or Weymouth.


Details:

Path Type
Other Paths
Attributes
Challenging; Heritage; Industrial History; Military; Sculpture/Art
Start and Finish
Fortuneswell, Portland, Dorset
Open Date
2015

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

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Great Wessex Way Route Description (Frank Masterman - 2015)

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Self-catering

 
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Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
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Self-catering
65 Fortuneswell  (bookable online)
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Self-catering
Quarries Reach  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
3 Km
Hostel Accommodation
< 1 Km
14 Km

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