Family Walks
Family Cycle Rides

Weymouth makes a great base for a walking, cycling or riding holidays, as both Weymouth and Portland have a wealth of walks, bridleways, footpaths and trails available for people to explore.

The South West Coast Path which runs around both Weymouth and Portland is a great way for people to explore the Jurassic Coast with its wild coastline, stunning beaches and beautiful scenery, as well as the chance to hunt for fossils from millions of years ago.

Other popular walks and rides include the Rodwell Trail which goes from Weymouth to Portland, and the RSPB Radipole Lake Walk, great if you are interested in birdwatching, offering the chance to see a variety of birds including sparrows, bitterns, robins and finches.

Family Walks Along The Southwest Coast Path
Family Walks Along The Southwest Coast Path

Horses are available to use at from a variety of stables in the local area, and for cyclists, a wide range of cycles to suit all can be hired from bike shops in the town, and include racing bikes, tourers, mountain bikes, hybrids and bikes suitable for children.