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Cycle Routes & Cycle Hire

Poole Harbour Guide is a free independent guide to Poole, Sandbanks, Studland, Swanage, Corfe Castle & Purbeck


The Watersports Academy (see detailed review & photos)

Great location on Sandbanks Peninsula.


Sandbanks Peninsula, BH13 7PS

Tel 01202 708283



Cyclexperience (Wareham & Norden Park & Ride)

Wareham Train Station, BH20 4AS

Cycles can be rented from the train station in Wareham or from Norden Park & Ride near Corfe Castle (weekends & school holidays). Pre-booking essential.

Tel 01929 556601

www.purbeckcyclehire.co.uk or www.cyclex.co.uk




Hydr8boardsports (Dorset Bike Hire) (Liliput, Sandbanks)

256 Sandbanks Road, Liliput, Poole, BH14 8HA

Tel 01202 708264




Front Bike Hire (Bournemouth Pier)

On the sea front just to the east of Bournemouth Pier

Tel 01202 557007






Purbeck Cycle Routes & Map

Maps & cycle route description can be downloaded free from one of the links below. Printed copies available from the Purbeck Information and Heritage Centre in Wareham or Swanage Tourist Information centre in Swanage for a small charge.


Purbeck Cycle Rides Index (Produced by the Purbeck District Council)


Castle Ride - Wareham to Corfe Castle 12 miles - this route is on-road


Priory Ride - Wareham to West Holme - 8 miles. This route is on-road.

Rempstone Ride - Norden Park & Ride to Studland village or Shell Bay - 12 miles plus extension to village or beach. This route is mainly off-road through heath and forest.

Lawrence Ride - Wareham to Moreton - 22 miles. This route is mainly on-road.

East Lulworth Ride - Wareham to East Lulworth - 18 miles plus extension to Lulworth Cove. This route is on-road.

Purbeck Ride - From Wareham around Purbeck - 47 miles. This route is on-road.

Sika Trail - Wareham Quay to Wareham Forest - 10 miles. This route is mainly traffic free and off-road.



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