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Rodden & Langton Herring from Abbotsbury
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Photo from the walk - Rodden & Langton Herring from Abbotsbury

County/Area - Dorset

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 9.2 miles / 15 km

Ascent - 800 feet / 242 metres

Time - 5 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

A Dorset walk that explores the pleasant landscape to the east of the pretty village of Abbotsbury. The route includes a section of the South West Coast path including a potion along the shores of West Fleet, the lagoon behind Chesil Beach. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. Travel restrictions for exercise in Wales and Scotland will be lifted in early July.

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