The picture-postcard village of Worth Matravers is ideally situated for the wonders of the Jurassic Coast. Walks around Worth Matravers place you amongst the coves, rockpools, cliffs, fossils and quarries of this world-famous coastline.
‘Leave no trace,’ goes the hiker’s code. Fortunately for us, the sauropods that roamed here 140 million years ago were blissfully unaware of this. Experience the wonder of walking in the ancient fossilised tracks of these gigantic dinosaurs at Keates Quarry. Wander down to the dramatic coast, where you can hunt for your own fossils as waves crash against the rocks.Hikes around Worth Matravers reward you with so many spectacular moments. Stride out into the verdant Purbeck Hills to discover ancient castle ruins and tranquil heathland. A ramble along the clifftops is an invigorating experience. Rack up the miles as you discover stunning views and the beautiful, old buildings that adorn the headlands.
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