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Eggardon Hill from Loders
Introduction to Walk 3629

Photo from the walk - Eggardon Hill from Loders

County/Area - Dorset

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.4 miles / 13.7 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Time - 5 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

A Dorset walk from Loders exploring the glorious countryside to the west of the village. The route visits the Iron-age Fort at Eggardon Hill from where you can enjoy a wonderful panorama across a wide area. The route also passes by 17th century Mappercombe Manor. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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