Ridgeway Myths and Legends

An entertaining walk led by storyteller Martin Maudsley who explores folklore of the South Dorset Ridgeway and re-story’s this fantastical landscape.

Abbotsbury c. Mike Cowley

About the event

Join us for a walk up to the stunning South Dorset Ridgeway from Abbotsbury, following ancient pathways, hearing stories as we go and enjoying the beautiful views along the Jurassic Coast.

Suitable for All (14+)

NB: Route will follow unmade paths and fields and in some places is uneven. Includes some hills. Distance approx 3-4 miles


Abbotsbury, nr Weymouth

Date and times


  • All places FREE

This event is part of our Dawn to Dusk Festival 2022

We invite you to see Dorset in a new light as we head out to enjoy our outstanding landscapes from early morning through to the ‘golden hours’ of summer evenings.

Join artists, story-tellers, wildlife experts, archaeologists and more on our summer programme of FREE events across the county.

See the full programme of events HERE.