Old Harry Rocks

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Old Harry Rocks
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didnotattend
Chandler’s Ford, UK99 contributions
Beautiful
May 2021 • Family
Love this walk so much, peaceful, even when there are a lot of other people as there is so much space to enjoy, walk all the way to the top of the hill so you can look down into Swanage. One of my favourite places in the UK.
Written May 1, 2021
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Pozzza
Stoke-on-Trent, UK151 contributions
Wow! Just Wow! What a fantastic place. OK so you get stung for parking and its a bit of walk but what stunning views
Sep 2020
Wow! Just Wow! What a fantastic place. OK so you get stung for parking and its a bit of walk but what stunning views. We got some fantastic photographs & you can get as close as you dare to the edge. A natural attraction that is well worth a look.
Written November 15, 2020
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SP609
London, UK10 contributions
Stunning Views
Oct 2020
We had glorious weather in October and the walk to Old Harry was amazing. The views along the trail are lovely. Worth the effort.
Written November 9, 2020
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nicoladia
67 contributions
Stunning
Nov 2020 • Couples
We parked in National Trust South Beach Car Park and walked up to viewing point -20 min walk roughly - sunny day - stunning ...amazing views of Jurassic Coast ....a must see !
Written November 4, 2020
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ChrisBReading_UK
Reading, UK72 contributions
muddy but well worth the visit
Oct 2020
paths now very muddy but we found it well worth the hassle .. superb 360 views ... too cloudy for the IOW though
Written November 4, 2020
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Kings and Queens London
London, UK664 contributions
Great short walk and views
Oct 2020 • Couples
We parked at the National trust car park.short two min walk downhill to a pathway which leads straight to the Harry rocks ( about one mile). the car park is free for blue badge holders and 4/7 pounds for 2 hrs/ all day if you do not hold a blue badge).Go later around 3pm and most of day trippers have gone home .You can easily combine a trip to Arne nature reserve, monkey world or Corfu castle into your day trip as all are close by.
Written October 28, 2020
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Geoff D
United Kingdom35 contributions
Spectacular sea and cliff views
Oct 2020 • Couples
Old Harry Rocks are truly spectacular, as as the views from the cliffs around them. The walks from Swanage, to the West, or Studland, from the East, are easy enough if you take your time and there is plenty of green space all around for a picnic or relaxing as you take in the views. Well worth the effort.
Written October 18, 2020
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Over_Land_And_Sea
London, UK465 contributions
Great scenic walk, fairly easy going. Reported way markers not so obvious.
Oct 2020
The circular walk from Studland to Old Harry Rocks and Ballard down is a lovely walk especially on a sunny day. The terrain is easy to walk on and the route is not very strenuous. Some of the way markers are not so obvious. Many instructions say “before the stone bench marked 'Rest and be thankful', where the main paths cross, turn right down the hill towards Studland"

There is a stone bench but the inscription is not visible. What is visible is something like “DJ 1852” on the end of the bench. Also the wooden way marker post that was previously situated where the paths crossed is now missing. There didn’t even appear to be an obvious path where the grass had been worn down by walkers to give you an indication where you need to turn.

Many of the wooden way markers on other walks in this area are also broken or lying on the ground.
Written October 16, 2020
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SecretStopper
Brentwood, UK55 contributions
Two old folks visiting Old Harry
Oct 2020 • Couples
Walked up the path from Studland village on a sunny breezy autumn day. Great views of Studland Bay, Old Harry, the Needles and dramatic white cliffs edging this popular coastal path. Added attraction this year is the cruise ship sculpture park off the coast. Take binoculars and a camera.
Written October 14, 2020
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Carolyn S
Guildford, UK37 contributions
Visit on a sunny day!
Oct 2020
Stunning scenery. Well worth the 15 to 20 minute walk. A must see when you are in the area. We will definitely go back.
Written October 11, 2020
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