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Walk 1331 - Tyneham from Kimmeridge

County/Area   Dorset
AuthorLou Johnson
Length6.8 miles / 11 km
Ascent1300 feet / 394 metres
Gradeeasy/moderate

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The Dorset village of Kimmeridge is the starting point for this walk. Following the South West Coast Path the route passes the oil derricks before climbing onto Gad Cliff. A descent to the deserted village of Tyneham provides a good place for pic-nic before returning along country paths a short way inland from the coast.


 

Suggested Maps

It is recommended you take a map with you when following a walk route. The preferred scale is 1:25000 used by the Explorer series.

OS ExplorerSheet OL15
OS LandrangerSheet 194

Note : If two maps are listed at the same scale then either (a) both are required for full coverage of the route or (b) the route is covered on both maps.

Other walks nearby

Walk 2568 - 2.3 miles / 3.6 km away
Egmont Point & Kimmeridge Bay from Tyneham
Grade - moderate
Length - 14.0 miles / 22.8 km

Walk 1004 - 6.1 miles / 9.7 km away
Lulworth Cove & Durdle Door
Grade - easy
Length - 2.5 miles / 4.1 km

Walk 1329 - 6.1 miles / 9.7 km away
Durdle Door & White Nothe from Lulworth Cove
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km

Walk 3389 - 6.1 miles / 9.7 km away
Bindon Hill and the Fossil Forest from Lulworth
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km

Walk 2579 - 7.5 miles / 12.0 km away
Purbeck Coast
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Walk 1613 - 8.3 miles / 13.2 km away
Studland and Old Harry Rocks from Sheel Bay
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 8.5 miles / 13.8 km

Walk 2575 - 10.0 miles / 16.1 km away
Durdle Door & Lulworth Cove
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Walk 1597 - 12.3 miles / 19.6 km away
The White Horse & Sutton Poyntz from Osmington
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 4.0 miles / 6.5 km

Walk 2440 - 12.3 miles / 19.6 km away
White Nothe & Moigns Down from Osmington
Grade - moderate
Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km

Walk 1328 - 20.8 miles / 33.3 km away
Minterne Magna & the Cerne Giant
Grade - easy/moderate
Length - 6.8 miles / 11 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.
 


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14.8 miles / 23.6 km away

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15.2 miles / 24.4 km away

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20.9 miles / 33.5 km away

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22.5 miles / 36.0 km away

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