Here are some suggestions of favourite wintry walks. There's plenty of places choose from with coastal rambles, formal garden strolls and countryside walks.
Take a stroll in Hardy's footsteps with our walking trails to retrace his steps.
From March 17 Brownsea is open every day, 10 - 5pm providing a perfect opportunity for a refreshing walk along the cliff tops or through Brownsea's woodlands.
Enjoy a walk through Hardy's woods with this selection of trails.
A walk from Pamphill Green through Kingston Plantation to Kingston Lacy House where you can view American hospital remains and St Stephen’s Church.
A gentle circular walk exploring the historic landscape around Corfe Castle.
A walk along the roof of Purbeck taking in Corfe Castle and Old Harry with the option to return by steam train on the Swanage Railway
A walk on the south Purbeck cliffs in Dorset including Spyway Barn, Dancing Ledge, East Man and Worth Matravers.
Breathtaking views of the Jurassic coast and unique rock formations await you on this circular pub walk.