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Agglestone Rock Ride

Details

Type:
Off Road Ride
Distance:
8.6 miles
Start From:
Victoria Avenue Car park, Swanage
Total Ascent:
260m (approx)
Description:
A 8.6 mile ride from Swanage across Studland Heath past Agglestone Rock and back via heathland tracks. Can be muddy in winter with some steep hills on and off road.

Route

001 Car Park - At the exit of the car park, turn right then left up Northbrook Road, continue past mini roundabout until you come to Ulwell Road

002 Junction - Turn left at junction and follow road until Y junction, turn left at junction and continue along road and up steep hill.

003 - B3351 Junction - Turn right at top of hill and follow road past golf course

004 - Start of Off Road - Turn left at layby with wooden gates and follow bridleway signs along side of golf course.

005 Double Gates - Continue straight ahead at double gates.

006 - Junction - Turn left before Agglestone Rock and follow track turning right at next junction

007 - Junction - Turn right onto wide track and continue down to river crossing and narrow bridge

008 - Junction - Turn right onto track following bridleway signs

009 - Gate - Turn right and go through gate and follow track up the side of the heathland past second set of gates until you come to the golf course on outgoing route

010 - Junction - Turn left and follow track back to road and turn right at road towards Studland

011 - Y Junction - Turn right and follow road down to Swanage, continue along road until you come to the clock tower with jetty on left

012 - Shore Road and Victoria Avenue - Turn right onto Victoria Avenue and follow road back to start

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Please take care when cycling or walking near cliff edges or steep paths.