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Hambledon Hill & Hod Hill from Shroton

County/Area - Dorset

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 1150 feet / 348 metres

Grade - easy/mod

Start - OS grid reference ST860124
Lat 50.910895 // Long -2.200501
Postcode DT11 8RF (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

This Dorset circular walk from Shroton is full of interest. The route initially climbs steadily onto Hambledon Hill with its extensive Neolithic ramparts. The walk continues to Hod Hill where remains of an Iron Age hillfort and a Roman Camp can be explored. The walk also offers some wonderful views across the surrounding landscape.

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