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White Mill, Shapwick and the Droves guided walk

Take time to walk and discover the beautiful countryside surrounding the River Stour and the historic village of Shapwick. Distance: 5 miles, time approx. 3.5 hours

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Start by the 18th century mill and then walk over rough pastures along this unspoiled stretch of the River Stour with much wildlife to spot. Arrive at the picturesque village of Shapwick and back through a country lane and drove to White Mill. On this walk there will be a guided tour of St Bartholomew's church, which is of Norman 12th century date, with a square tower and restored over the centuries.

Distance: 5 miles, time approx. 3.5 hours

Sorry no dogs allowed.

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Prices

Event ticket prices

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All £3.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895

Meeting point

Meet at White Mill car park, located between the B3082 and Sturminster Marshall (BH21 4BX). Follow brown tourist signs. What3Words location - ///speak.arranges.redefined.

What to bring and wear

Please wear appropriate sturdy walking shoes and clothing for the weather conditions. Ground can be wet and muddy following rain. Please bring any food and drink needed.

Accessibility

Unfortunately, this event is not suitable for those with mobility aids. If you would like to attend and would like to discuss your access requirements, please call 01202 883402.

Other

Only assistance dogs can be welcomed on these walks.

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