Distance: 56 miles
Type: A mixture of quiet roads and traffic free sections
The route is open and signed from Longleat to Bournemouth but watch for short incomplete sections around Stourpaine and Blandford Forum, and in Wimbourne Minster. The route includes a traffic-free section of the North Dorset Trailway near Shillingstone, and a long traffic-free section from Wimborne Minster to Poole.
Things to see and do
Map shows the National Cycle Network and local routes in this area.
National Route 25 of the National Cycle Network links with Frome and National Route 24 at Longleat and runs south through Gillingham and Poole to Bournemouth on the Dorset coast.