Norden to Scotland Heath
Walking Route

Type: Walk

Distance: 2 miles

Total Ascent: 24m (approx)

Starting location:

Purbeck Park
Corfe Castle
BH20 5DW
OS Grid Ref: SY 95672 82914


An easy level walk around the heathland at Norden and Scotland heath.

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These routes have been recorded using a Garmin GPS unit. We cannot guarantee the accuracy of the available data files due to differences between GPS devices.


1 - Start in Purbeck Park Car Park - Start from the Purbeck Park car park and follow track East across the car park until you come to a gate.

2 - Wooden Gate - Go through gate and turn left at signpost for Scotland, follow narrow path to the road.

3 - Road - Go across stile at the road and up steps on far side, over next stile and across open field past trees in the middle to the wood on the North side.

4 - Woodland - Follow footpath through the woods until you come to an open field.

5 - Field - Go across the field in a North-East direction to stile on far side.

6 - Stile - Go over stile and follow track through heathland and trees heading North until you come to a tarmac road.

7 - Road - Turn left at the road and continue along the road until you come to a T junction after stone railway bridge.

8 - T Junction - Turn left at the T junction and follow road back to the entrance to Purbeck Park.

9 - Purbeck Park Entrance - Go across the road at the entrance to Purbeck Park and return to the start of your walk.

Elevation Chart and Map

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