Outdoor Activities and Sports
for Swanage & the Isle of Purbeck
If you enjoy outdoor activities, Swanage and the Isle of Purbeck is ideal for a day out or a longer stay in the area.
For mountain bikers, you can enjoy the varied Off Road Cycle Routes, and if you prefer to keep your wheels on the tarmac, you can enjoy one of our many On Road Cycle Routes exploring the Isle of Purbeck and surrounding town and villages.
Swanage is surrounded by stunning countryside where you can enjoy a relaxing walk with one of our many walking route guides. Take your dog for a walk but please clean up behind your pet and take care around livestock and when near the cliffs.
If you prefer to leave your clothing behind, why not visit the Naturist Beach at Studland.
Fishing in Swanage and the Isle of Purbeck with beach and pier fishing to boat trips and mackerel trips
There are many footpaths around Swanage and the Purbecks. The South Coast walk route passes through the area.