Walk route map do101 Swyre Head and The Jurassic Coast from Durdle Door

A walk in The Wessex Downs, Dorset, South West England

Coastal walk to a superb Limestone arch

Walk Route Summary:

- Durdle Door Car Park, Daggers Gate, The Warren, Chaldon Down, The South West Coast Path, West Bottom, Middle Bottom, Bat's Hole, Bat's Head, The Jurassic Coast, Swyre Head, Scratchy Bottom, Durdle Door, Durdle Door Car Park.

Vital Statistics for this Walk

  • Length/Distance: 8.5km (5.25 miles)
  • Total Ascent: 376m (1234ft)
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Allow at least: 3.25hrs
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Walk route map do101 Swyre Head and The Jurassic Coast from Durdle Door Durdle Door Car Park, Daggers Gate, The Warren, Chaldon Down, South West Coast Path, West Bottom, Middle Bottom, Bat's Hole, Bat's Head, The Jurassic Coast, Swyre Head, Scratchy Bottom, Durdle Door, Durdle Door Car Park The Wessex Downs,   Dorset,  England

Durdle Door, The South West Coast Path
Photo: John Dyason

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Peak Bagging Statistics for this walk:

The highest point of this walk is Swyre Head at 208m (682ft). Swyre Head is also known as a Marilyn (168th in England, 1504th in the UK).

Peaks, Summits and Tops reached on this walk:

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English
Mountains
Wainwright
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Wainwrights
 English Nuttalls
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English
Nuttalls
Dewey
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English
Deweys
Wainwright Outlying Fell
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Wainwright
Outlying Fells
marilyn
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Marilyn
Bridget
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Bridgets


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More Photos and Pictures from Walk do101 Swyre Head and The Jurassic Coast from Durdle Door

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Working our way up from Lulworth Cove and over to Durdle Door on the Jurassic Coast. Walk route map do101 Swyre Head and The Jurassic Coast from Durdle Door photo

1. Working our way up from Lulworth Cove and over to Durdle Door on the Jurassic Coast
Photo: Melanie Hunt (1)


St Oswald's Bay and Dungy Head from Durdle Door, The South West Coast Path. Walk route map do101 Swyre Head and The Jurassic Coast from Durdle Door photo

2. St Oswald's Bay and Dungy Head from Durdle Door, The South West Coast Path
Photo: John Dyason (8)


The beautiful view from coastal path from Durdle Door to Lulworth Cove. Walk route map do101 Swyre Head and The Jurassic Coast from Durdle Door photo

3. The beautiful view from coastal path from Durdle Door to Lulworth Cove
Photo: Diane Webb (1)


The South West Coast Path near St Aldhelm's Head (St Alban's Head). Walk route map do101 Swyre Head and The Jurassic Coast from Durdle Door photo

4. The South West Coast Path near St Aldhelm's Head (St Alban's Head)
Photo: John Newell (3)


Swyre Head with Bat's Head beyond from Durdle Door, The South West Coast Path. Walk route map do101 Swyre Head and The Jurassic Coast from Durdle Door photo

5. Swyre Head with Bat's Head beyond from Durdle Door, The South West Coast Path
Photo: John Dyason (12)


Durdle Door. Walk route map do101 Swyre Head and The Jurassic Coast from Durdle Door photo

6. Durdle Door
Photo: David Rudd (1)


On the South West Coast Path. Walk route map do101 Swyre Head and The Jurassic Coast from Durdle Door photo

7. On the South West Coast Path
Photo: Alan Naylor (5)


My husband, Graham, on the South West Coast Path overlooking Bat's Head in the Purbecks. Walk route map do101 Swyre Head and The Jurassic Coast from Durdle Door photo

8. My husband, Graham, on the South West Coast Path overlooking Bat's Head in the Purbecks
Photo: Diane Calvert (1)


On the South West Coast Path. Walk route map do101 Swyre Head and The Jurassic Coast from Durdle Door photo

9. On the South West Coast Path
Photo: Alan Naylor (4)


The South West Coast Path above St Aldhelm's Head (St Alban's Head). Walk route map do101 Swyre Head and The Jurassic Coast from Durdle Door photo

10. The South West Coast Path above St Aldhelm's Head (St Alban's Head)
Photo: John Newell (6)



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