Swanage to Corfe Castle along the Purbeck Way  
Date: 8th September 2020 Distance: 10.26km (6.37 Miles) Parking: Corfe Castle
Start Location: Swanage Ascent (m/ft): 220m (722ft) Weather:

Sunny

Time Started: 11:00 Highest Point: Nine Barrow Down (200m/656ft) Difficulty: Easy
Duration: 3 Hours 45 Minutes        
Route: Swanage to Corfe Castle along the Purbeck Way

 


After catching the bus to Swanage from Corfe Castle we headed along the beach.

Godlingston Hill and Nine Barrow Down which is the route we are taking today over to Corfe Castle.


Looking back to Ballard Down.


On the Purbeck Way and its not far to Corfe Castle now.


An amazing view over to Poole Harbour and Studland from the top of Nine Barrow Down.

A possible cross dyke over Nine Barrow Down.

The many barrows and tumuli on Nine Barrow Down.


The well worn track to Corfe Castle.


Taking the permissive path to East Hill.


Corfe Castle looking amazing from this perspective.

Corfe Castle.