Durlston Country Park
Date: 24th June 2018 Distance: 2.83km (1.76 Miles) Parking: Durlston Castle
Start Location: Durlston Country Park Ascent (m/ft): 153m (502ft) Weather:


Time Started: 09:00 Highest Point: N/A Difficulty: Easy
Duration: 1 Hour 27 Minutes        
Route: Durlston Country Park - South West Coast Path - Durlston Country Park

Continuing our quick visit to the spectacular Dorset Coast we headed out on a short walk around Durlston Country Park as it really has such a beautiful atmosphere and almost caribbean feel.

Heath and wild meadow around Durlston Country Park.

Follow the footpath along the top of the hill allows for some lovely views down to Anvil Point Lighthouse.

Heading to the South West Coast Path.

A view west along the coast to St Aldhelm's Head.

Climbers down on the cliffs.

Looks like a superb place to come climbing...

The South West Coast Path heading past Tilly Whim Caves.

Tilly Whim.

The view back to Anvil Point Lighthouse.

Plenty of wildlife to see along the cliffs here including Peregrine Falcons and Fulmars.

Boat trips along the coast from Swanage.

A distant view to Old Harry Rocks and Bournemouth.

Zooming in on the spectacular chalk stacks.