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Purbeck Plodder Challenges

Dorset, Isle of Wight, Wiltshire

A series of challenge walks devised on behalf of the Purbeck Plodders Walking Club comprising: the Hardy Hobble (27 miles) - Hardy Monument to Corfe Castle; A Ridge Too Far (22 miles) - Maiden Newton circular; West Dorset Enigma (19 miles) - Litton Cheney circular; Day Return to Charmouth (18 miles) - circular; Purbeck Steam Package (24 miles) - Swanage to Corfe Castle; Cross Wight Traverse (29 miles) - Isle of Wight coast to coast; Inter-City Challenge (20 miles) - Wool to Weymouth; Majesty of the Wiltshire Downs (18 miles) - Broad Chalke circular; Locus Classicus (26 miles) - Bradbury Rings to Salisbury; and the Tesrod Elddod (33 miles) - Weymouth to Swanage. All are included in one publication. Publication now out of print but hoping to be reprinted soon.

The publication 'A Ridge Too Far' covers all ten walks in the Purbeck Challenges Series of walks.

Downloads by kind permission of Garth H Gunn


Details:

Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Anytime Challenges
Coast-to-Coast
Start: Various, Dorset
Finish: Various, Dorset

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Route Description - PDF Cross Wight Traverse  (Garth H. Gunn ) Download File
Route Description - PDF Day Trip To Charnmouth  (Garth H. Gunn ) Download File
Route Description - PDF Hardy Hobble  (Garth H. Gunn ) Download File
Route Description - PDF Inter-City Challenge  (Garth H. Gunn ) Download File
Route Description - PDF Locus Classicus  (Garth H. Gunn ) Download File
Route Description - PDF Majesty of the Wiltshire Downs  (Garth H. Gunn ) Download File
Route Description - PDF Purbeck Steam Package  (Garth H. Gunn ) Download File
Route Description - PDF Ridge Too Far  (Garth H. Gunn ) Download File
Route Description - PDF Tesrod Elddod  (Garth H. Gunn ) Download File
Route Description - PDF West Dorset Enigma  (Garth H. Gunn ) Download File
Booklet A ridge too far  (Garth H. Gunn )

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 184, 193, 194, 195, 196
OS Landranger Active 184, 193, 194, 195, 196
OS Explorer 15, 22, 29, 116, 117, 118, 130
OS Explorer Active 15, 22, 29, 116, 117, 118, 130

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