Walking in Dorset

Whether you are looking for a riverside walk, something more challenging in the Purbecks, or taking on a bit of the South West Coast Path there are plenty of walks in Dorset for people of all abilities.

Dorset has some stunning countryside with almost 3,000 miles of public rights of way to explore.

Walking is a great way to see the varied landscape of Dorset, discover new places, and take in the spectacular views.

If you don't fancy finding your own route, there are a number of way marked trails across the county to help you along the way.

To find out more visit the walking section on the Dorset for You website