Report a problem on a public footpath or bridleway
The definitive map and statement is the legal record for public rights of way in Dorset
Discover some of the issues that we consider, debate and provide advice on
Town and parish councils within Dorset are encouraged to elect a Rights of Way Liaison Officer.
There are almost 3,000 miles of public rights of way in Dorset.
The Dorset Rights of Way Improvement Plan is Dorset Council's long-term management strategy for public Rights of Way and countryside access.
View a map showing rights of way to find out where to walk, ride or cycle in Dorset