The Isle of Purbeck is an excellent place for cycling, either on road or off-road for the people who like to get muddy! The area has everything from quiet winding country lanes to challenging off-road trails. 

Purbeck Bike Tours here

Try some of these suggested routes from Virtual Swanage 

Cycle Hire is available here

Local Walks

For a detailed and vast selections of walks in the area, please visit these pages:

Isle Walk Purbeck  - A local, family run business who have spent their time curating a website full of their favourite Jurassic Coast walks with the hope to offer guided tours and days out in the future!

South West Coast Paths

Dorset Council Recommendations

For the more adventurous!

Cumulus Outdoors                                                                                                                               

Exciting and fun-filled outdoor adventure activities in Dorset for families, private groups, schools and youth groups plus business team building programmes. From Coasteering on the fabulous Dorset Jurassic Coast to Kayaking, Climbing & Abseiling, Raft Building, Mountain Biking and our fantastic Bushcraft experience. You'll be under the expert guidance of the Cumulus Crew, fully qualified instructors whose sole objective is to ensure you enjoy every minute of your chosen activity. Visit here.


Land and Wave

Including: Coasteering, Paddle boarding, Bush craft, and kayaking. Visit their website here.


Dorset Adventure Park

Hosting a water park, a new mud trail, and refreshments, this locally run park is situated a stone's throw from Corfe Castle. Visit their website here.


Go Ape

An hour's drive will take you to this quadruple threat adventure park. Activities include treetop ropes course, a course for kids, segway adventures, and a netted course. Visit website here.


Skirmish Dorset 

This paintball park also includes nerf games and airsoft, with games for all ages. Visit the website here.



An outdoor activity centre which offers quad biking, paintballing, clayshooting, dirt buggies, archery, as well as having a pool. More details can be found on the website here.