The Smugglers' Trail at Stonebarrow on the Golden Cap Estate

Children following a trail along a footpath at Stonebarrow on the Golden Cap Estate

You can discover our smugglers trail at Stonebarrow Hill with a map, activity sheets and even music to download for a walk with a difference.

Find out about the smugglers who once lived along the Dorset coastline and the revenue men who tried to catch them.

Why not join Jake Diamond and Bessie, and become a smuggler for the day by downloading our Stonebarrow Hill smugglers' story and following the marked trail. There are activity sheets to accompany the trail and rubbings on each post as you walk around.

Stonebarrow also has fantastic views of Golden Cap, plenty of footpaths and excellent picnic spots - you're sure to have a day out to treasure.

An immersive experience

To make your trail extra authentic, we suggest you download nine accompanying smugglers audio tracks onto your smartphone, Apple device or MP3 player, as well as printing the map and activity sheets. Then it's time to get out and enjoy.

Stonebarrow Smugglers' Trail map (PDF / 0.2MB) download
Stonebarrow Smugglers' Trail activity sheets (PDF / 2.6MB) download

You can download the audio tracks from the Dorset AONB website.

For Apple users, you can also download from the App store.