The Priory Ride is an on-road circular cycle ride from Wareham through the Frome Valley of 8 miles.
A cycle ride from the historic walled town of Wareham to the villages of East and West Holme.
Cycle hire (opens in a new window) is available from Wareham Railway Station.
|Starting point:||Wareham Quay - postcode: BH20 4LP|
|Alternative starting point:||Stoborough|
Average Time needed:
|Grading:||Moderate - Mostly minor roads. One A-road crossing using a cycle crossing.|
Pick up a copy of the route leaflet at the Discover Purbeck Information Centre or download a copy of the Priory Ride leaflet (pdf, 623kb) (opens in a new window) .
|Relevant Ordnance Survey map:||Explorer Map No.OL15 (Purbeck and South Dorset). Pick up a copy from the Discover Purbeck Information Centre.|
|Cycle parking:||On Wareham Quay|
|Car parking:||is available at Streche Road.|
|Facilities and refreshments:||Refreshments (opens in a new window) are available in Wareham and West Holme. The nearest public toilets in Wareham are found on Wareham Quay.|
|Other activities in the area:|
Car Free Days Out, Northport Greenway and Sika Cycle Trail, Lawrence Ride, East Lulworth Ride, Purbeck Ride, Wareham Walls, Wareham Forest Way, Wareham Two Rivers Walks, The Purbeck Way, The Purbeck Way West Route, Stoborough Heath (opens in a new window) , Hartland Moor (opens in a new window) , Arne RSPB Nature Reserve (opens in a new window) , Wareham Forest (opens in a new window) , Morden Bog (opens in a new window) , Wareham Museum (opens in a new window)
Spending a few days in Purbeck? Find accommodation (opens in a new window) which is cycle friendly.
Please take care on all roads and follow the Highway Code (opens in a new window) .
Name: Discover Purbeck Information Centre
Tel: 01929 552740
Fax: 01929 554491
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