Watersports in Litton Cheney

Watersports in Litton Cheney

Overview

This lovely area is great for water sports. The Jurassic Kayak Tours offer accompanied treks past Durdledoor and to the East and West of the cove. Taking a sightseeing tour departing from Wareham, or if you want to head out on your own, hire a boat and try it yourself! The nearby town of Weymouth will be playing host to the Olympic Sailing in 2012, so a world class experience is at your fingertips.
 

What makes it special

  • Marvel at amazing rock strata, formations and fossils
  • Explore Dorset's world heritage Jurassic coastline
  • Enjoy marine life in its natural habitat

Hostels nearby

YHA Litton Cheney Exterior

YHA Litton Cheney

Parking
Private rooms available
Self-catering kitchen (currently closed)

Watersports in Litton Cheney

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Map references

OS Grid Ref: SY 82207 80093

Lat/Lng: 50.620268, -2.2528776

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