Walking in North Dorset
Find routes and maps for walking trails in and around North Dorset.
The Wessex Ridgeway Trail is a magnificent ridge-top route crossing Dorset's rural heartland.
North Dorset Trailway
This walking, cycling and horse riding route runs along the route of the old Somerset and Dorset Railway line and takes you through some picturesque villages of the Blackmore vale. The old railway line closed to rail traffic in 1966 provides an ideal route for a Trailway as it links many of North Dorset's towns and villages.
Sturminster Newton Walkabouts
A series of eight round walks all starting from Sturminster Newton and taking in the surrounding area of the Blackmore Vale.