The Priory Ride is an on-road circular cycle ride from Wareham through the Frome Valley of 8 miles.
A ride from the historic walled town of Wareham to the villages of East and West Holme.
Bike hire is available from Wareham Station.
|Starting point:||Wareham Quay - postcode: BH20 4LP|
|Alternative starting point:||Stoborough|
|Cycle parking:||Outside the Old Granary pub on Wareham Quay|
|Relevant Ordnance Survey map:||Explorer Map No.OL15 (Purbeck and South Dorset). Ordnance Survey (opens in a new window)|
Average Time needed:
|Grading: Moderate||Mostly minor roads. One A-road crossing using a cycle crossing.|
Pick up a copy of the route leaflet (for a small charge) and Ordnance Survey map at the Discover Purbeck Information Centre or download a copy of the Priory Ride leaflet (pdf, 623kb) (opens in a new window) .
|Parking:||Long stay car parking is available at Streche Road - off West Street, Wareham.|
|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 The Quay.|
|Other activities in the area:|
Car Free Days Out, Northport Greenway and Sika Cycle Trail, Castle Ride, Lawrence Ride, East Lulworth Ride , Purbeck Ride, Wareham Walls , Wareham Forest Way, The 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) , Boat trips (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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