Dorset Pub Walks

A series of scenic walks in Dorset

Swanage and Durlston Head

Durlston Lighthouse

Durlston Lighthouse

The route of this walk initially follows the 'Victorian Trail' from Swanage to Durlston Head and passes through Durlston Country Park before returning to Swanage. There are a number of fine views out to sea as well as one towards the Purbeck Ridge.

The walk starts and ends in Swanage at the car park just south of the pier (grid reference SZ035786). Use OS Explorer map OL15.

Going: Moderate - a couple of relatively steep climbs.

Distance: 4.2 miles (6.7 Km).

Pub: There are a number of pubs in Swanage, plus a cafe at Durlston Head.

Swanage & Durlston Head Walk Map

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