Step into 2019 in Purbeck

Stride into the new year with the National Trust in Purbeck. Walking is a great way to improve health and wellbeing while discovering the natural wonders of the Isle of Purbeck.

Sunrise at Studland Bay

Sunrise Walks

Join a wildlife expert on a sunrise walk around the Studland Peninsula. Explore the wonders of Purbeck at this magical time of year and enjoy an expert’s insight into the hugely varied wildlife we have here. Finish this off with a breakfast question time with the expert themselves.

Nordic walkers looking down on Corfe Castle from East Hill

Nordic walking course at Corfe Castle

Step into spring this March with a three-part Nordic walking course. Get out and about and enjoy the Purbeck landscape and learn a new skill with local Nordic walking expert Lynne.

Shell Bay, Studland on a stoormy day

Storm Walks

Join a coastal expert for a walk and a talk on the past, present and future of the coastline at Studland Bay. Find out about how the sand dunes, beach and ecology of the bay has changed and what the future holds. Followed by a discussion in the Discovery Centre with tea and cake.

Nordic walkers

Nordic walking on the Jurassic Coast

Learn the basics of Nordic Walking with a qualified instructor while also exploring the spectacular Jurassic Coastline along from Old Harry Rocks. You’ll be joined by a Coastal Change specialist who will be doing short talks along the coast describing how the coast has changed and what the future holds. Finish back at Knoll Beach Café for a hearty lunch.

The castle seen from Corfe Common

Three great winter walks in Purbeck

Are you yearning for the great outdoors? Blow away the cobwebs and hit the trails with us on three great walks through the beautiful Isle of Purbeck.