Corfe Castle - East Hill




Access Restrictions ?

Corfe Castle

2½ miles


No -

An easy 2½ mile walk which takes you up onto Rollington Down and East Hill above Corfe Castle, giving great views over the village and Poole Harbour

View of Corfe Castle from the Scott Arms, Kingston

The detailed walk is below and also here in PDF format if you wish to print:-


Corfe Castle, East Hill


How to get there: - Grid Reference 960824; Coming from Wareham, park in the National Trust car park on the left just before entering the village


Information: Toilets are available in the National Trust shop.


Walk details:-


Turn left as you leave the car park and follow the road into the village. After ¼ mile, as the road turns sharp right up into the village, you need to take the left turn up the minor road to your left.


Follow this road for ¼ mile and just past the Challow car park on your left, as the road bears right, bear left through the gate and up the track.


This will lead you up to the radar mast on Rollington Hill (1/3 mile). Turn sharp left at this point and head back along the grass ridgeway towards East Hill with Corfe Castle straight ahead and the village to your left.


After ½ mile, there will be a sign leading you down a short, steep path that will bring you out on the lane you entered previously. Turn right and right again and head back to the car park.