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Norden Heath

Norden Heath

Visiting Information: 
Location Map: 

The blue pin mark the approximate centre of the reserve, the yellow pin(s) mark the approximate locations of parking places that enable you to access the reserve.

Nearby Sites: 

These are sites near to the one you selected. Distances given are VERY approximate! Click any photograph to go to the full details of that site.

  • Approximate Distance: 1 mile

    An abandoned ball clay pit which produces the lovely blue colouring of the water that makes this place famous


     

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    A Dorset Wildlife Trust reserve high on the Purbeck Ridge with superb views, chalk grassland and lovely wooded escarpment


     

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    Part of the much larger Stoborough Heath national nature reserve. It is predominantly wet heathland and has very few well made paths.


     

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    A superb Dorset Wildlife Trust woodland reserve in the heart of the Isle of Purbeck.


     

  • Approximate Distance: 2 miles

    A corner of Stoborough Heath National Nature Reserve; heathland managed for reptiles. There is also a large pond, the remains of clay extraction.


     

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    The Purbeck Ridge continues west from Corfe Castle as West Hill and then becomes Knowle Hill as you pass Church Knowle.


     

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    The central section of the Purbeck Ridge from the Cocknowle gap in the east to Creech view point in the west


     

  • Approximate Distance: 3 miles approx

    An extensive area of undisturbed grassland south of Corfe Castle with an outstanding display of flowers.


     

  • Approximate Distance: 3 miles approx

    Undisturbed chalk grassland and adjacent river with a wide array of flowers and grasses


     

  • Approximate Distance: 3 miles approx

    A national nature reserve covering a large area south-east of Wareham and is adjacent to Hartland Moor which makes for a large expanse of precious Dorset heath. 


     

  • Approximate Distance: 5 miles approx

    A walk across National Trust land which passes through four very different habitats; heath, woodland, damp meadow and arable field.