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Jurassic Coast Walks
Walking Routes & Hiking Trails

Find Jurassic Coast walks from the list below which features the best walking routes in the area. Most are circular walks and are listed from the shortest and easiest to the longest more challenging routes.

The best places to walk along The Jurassic Coast are listed below. The routes cater for walkers of all abilities from easy circular walks to longer routes along the cliffs. The walks cover all the highlights of this World Heritage Site including Old Harry Rocks, Durdle Door, Lulworth Cove, Chesil Beach, and Golden Cap. All walks are free to download and and print and all routes have GPX files.

1004Durdle Door & Lulworth Coveeasy2.50
1549Golden Cap from Seatowneasy/mod4.00
1597The White Horse & Sutton Poyntz from Osmingtoneasy/mod4.00
3389Bindon Hill and the Fossil Forest from Lulwortheasy/mod4.00
2391West Bay & Burton Cliffeasy4.50
1533Gad Cliff, Povington Hill & Tynehameasy/mod4.50
1551Seatown and Charmouth via Golden Cap easy/mod5.00
2580Golden Cap & Charmoutheasy/mod5.00
2279Salcombe Regis & Weston Moutheasy/mod5.10
3523Abbotsbury & Portesham Circulareasy5.20
1634Old Harry & Ballard Down from Studland easy/mod5.30
1795Beer & Branscombe Circulareasy/mod5.50
2771Lyme Regis & Uplyme Circulareasy/mod5.50
1636Danger Point & Ladram Bay from Otterton easy/mod6.00
2289Abbotsbury Castle and Chesil Beach from Abbotsburyeasy/mod6.00
1550Charmouth & Lyme Regis Circular easy/mod6.00
3396Agglestone & Old Harry Rocks from Studlandeasy/mod6.40
1331Kimmeridge & Tynehameasy/mod6.75
1329Durdle Door & White Nothe from Lulworth Covemoderate7.00
2030Budleigh Salterton, East Devoneasy/mod7.00
2370The Fleet from Langton Herringeasy/mod7.00
3286Dancing Ledge & Durlston Head from Langton Matraverseasy/mod7.00
2494West Bexington & Abbotsbury Circularmoderate7.70
1613Studland & Old Harry Rocks from Sheel Bayeasy/mod8.50
1995Houns-tout & Swyre Head from Kimmeridgemoderate8.70
2827Rodden & Langton Herring from Abbotsbury easy/mod9.20
2575Durdle Door & Lulworth Covemoderate10.00
2579Purbeck Coast from Swanagemoderate10.00
2440White Nothe & Moigns Down from Osmingtonmoderate10.50
1534Swyre Head & Tyneham Cap from Kimmeridgemoderate11.75
2568Egmont Point & Kimmeridge Bay from Tynehammoderate14.00

★ GPS file ☩ Route profile

Jurassic Coast Guide

The 95 miles of Jurassic Coast offers excellent walking along cliffs that represent 85 million years of geological history. The Jurassic Coast stretches from Orcombe Point near Exmouth in East Devon to Old Harry Rocks near Swanage in East Dorset and was added to the World Heritage List in 2001.
Jurassic-Coast Walking Guide

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