Swyre Head from Kimmeridge  
Date: 9th September 2020 Distance: 9.15km (5.68 Miles) Parking: Kimmeridge
Start Location: Kimmeridge Ascent (m/ft): 295m (968ft) Weather:

Sunny

Time Started: 09:45 Highest Point: Swyre Head (207m/679ft) Difficulty: Easy
Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes        
Route: Kimmeridge - Swyre Head - Kimmeridge

 


We parked at the top of Kimmeridge in the free car park and walked down through the lovely village.

The trail is part of the Hardy Way.


A view down to Kimmeridge Bay.


Kimmeridge Bay looking to Gad Cliff.

Clavell Tower.

Another view back to Gad Cliuff and Tyneham Cap.

Superb coastal scenery along this stretch.

The permissive path to Swyre HEad can easily be missed but its just up this way!

Swyre Head up ahead.

The massive bronze age burial mound on the summit of Swyre Head.


The summit Trig Point.


The superb view back along the coast past Kimmeridge.

Looking the other way to Corfe Castle.

The view back to Swyre Head.

Descending back to the car park.