Here is a quick look at what activities are on this month for you to enjoy and to help you get active. 

Health cycle rides 

Free volunteer led rides to help improve your health and wellbeing. These are held at:

  • Moors Valley Country Park every Wednesday 10am to 11am
  • Ferndown Forest Golf Course every Tuesday 10am to 11am
  • Kingston Lacy House every Thursday 10am to 11am 


Dorset Health Walks

Free led walks throughout Dorset to help improve your health and wellbeing.

Find Dorset Health Walks


Nordic Walking workouts and Wellness walks

Suitable for people who have completed a "Get into Nordic walking course" to help maintain fitness and to enjoy being out in the fresh air.

Find Nordic Walking


Fresh air fitness

Using natural outdoor spaces and features, Fresh air fitness is a fun session to help increase your heart rate and build strength. Each weekly session may use different areas and activities, so no week will be the same. Suitable for adults and perfect for beginners. £5 per person 10:30am to 11:30am.

Booking is essential by calling 01425 480811.

Every Tuesday (excludes school holidays) at Moors Valley Country Park, Golf and Activity Centre.


Get into Nordic Walking courses

With the support from a qualified Nordic Walking Instructor these courses will help you master the basics and improve your Nordic Walking technique. £12 per person. To book call 01425 480811. These are held on:

  • Monday 4 March, 11.15am to 12.45pm Moors Valley Country Park, Golf and Activity Centre.
  • Wednesday 13 March, 10.30am to 12pm The Angel Inn, Ferndown, BH22 9AP
  • Wednesday 13 March, 10am to 11.30am, Charmouth Recreation Field, Barr's Lane
  • Tuesday 19 March, 11.30am to 1pm at Kingston Lacy, Wimborne


New health cycle ride in Weymouth

Dorset Council's Health and Activity Team will be running free hour long rides in Weymouth once a month.

If you feel you would like to try cycling again on a leisurely ride guided by a leader, then just come along with your bike, you don't have to book.

The rides start and finish at the Palm House Cafe, Weymouth at 10am to 11am, so there's always the option to have some social time afterwards too.

The ride will use the traffic free route of the Rodwell Trail.

Dates for 2024 are:

  • Monday 18 March or Wednesday 27 March


Try Orienteering

An opportunity to learn the basic skills of Orienteering with a member of Wimborne Orienteering club at Moors Valley Country Park, Golf and Activity Centre. Suitable for 8 years and over. Call 01425 480811 to book.

  • Saturday 16 March, 1:30pm to 3pm, £2.50 per person

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