Jurassic Coast Trek


Event Information

Sunday 10th June, 2018
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Lulworth Cove (26 miles) / Worth Matravers (13 miles) , , BH20 5RQ
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Event Description

The Jurassic Coast Trek, sponsored by Holton Homes, is back! Discover the UK’s first natural UNESCO World Heritage Site on a challenging 13 or 26 mile trek along Dorset’s stunning coastline.

The 26 mile trek will set off from the beautiful horseshoe bay of Lulworth Cove. You will follow the rugged coastline with some serious climbs and descents, providing breath-taking views and dramatic cliff top vistas. The 13 mile trek will join at picturesque Worth Matravers where you will make your way along one of the most scenic sections of the South West Coast Path. The trek finishes in the magnificent grounds of Harry Warren House, offering stunning views over Old Harry Rocks and Studland’s famous sandy beaches. Celebrate with a delicious hog roast and glass of prosecco, which will be waiting for you at the finish line!

If you would like to leave your car at the finish, there will be transport available from Studland before the start of the trek. There will also be transfers available to and from Wareham train station. Transfers are to be booked in advance for £5.00 per person.

Your entry includes:          
  • A dedicated contact at Julia’s House, who will give you one-to-one support all the way          
  • Qualified guides          
  • Route map         
  • Qualified First Aiders Medical support         
  • Refuel stops with water and snacks          
  • Support vehicles         
  • Free hog roast and glass of prosecco at the finish line          
  • A medal for all finishers         
  • Fundraising support, ideas and tips          
  • Julia’s House t-shirt         
  • An invitation to the hospice where you can see how we use the money you raise for us         
  • Regular communications to keep you up-to-date          
  • Huge cheers and support on the day!
Registration fees

13 miles                £25

26 miles                £30

Your registration fee helps towards the costs of organising the event.  It’s the money you raise that helps us to pay for the care and comfort of a local child and their family.

We would love all our trekkers to raise a minimum of £200. This will pay for seven hours care for a poorly child, and respite for an exhausted mum or dad – a chance for them to have a break or catch up on those little everyday tasks the rest of us take for granted. 

The route

The Jurassic Coast Trek has two routes. The mighty 13 mile trek and mammoth 26 mile trek, both finishing in the picturesque grounds of Harry Warren House, recently featured as Aunt Juley’s House in the BBC adaptation of Howard’s End.

The Jurassic Coast is well known for its spectacular views and challenging hills. The route will take in a variety of terrain with some very steep uphill and downhill sections but you will be rewarded with breath-taking views.

26 miles
Start time: 7.30am
Start location: Lulworth Cove (exact location tbc)

13 miles
Start time: 11.00am
Start location: Worth Matravers Village Hall, Pikes Lane, Swanage BH19 3LQ   




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