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Rawlsbury Camp, Lower Ansty, Hilton & Bulbarrow
Introduction to Walk 3673

Photo from the walk - Rawlsbury Camp, Lower Ansty, Hilton & Bulbarrow

County/Area - Dorset

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 7.2 miles / 11.7 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Time - 4 hours 30 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This Dorset circular walk explores the area south west of Bulbarrow Hill. The route is full of scenic interest in an area that must have been famailiar to Thomas Hardy. The walk visits the earthworks of Rawlsbury Camp, follows a section of the Wessex Ridgeway, passes through the villages of Lower Ansty and Hilton to end with a section along the Ice Drove. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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