GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Portland Quarry Walk

1 miles (1.8 km)

This walk visits the Tout Quarry Sculpture Park & Nature Reserve on the Isle of Portland in Dorset.
This abandoned stone quarry has now been converted into a splendid sculpture park with miles of walking trails to try. The popular attraction includes a sculptures by famous artist's such as Anthony Gormley.
From the high points there are also glorious views over Chesil Beach. In the summer months there's also lots of wild flowers attracting a varierty of butterflies.
To continue your walking in the area you could pick up the circular Isle of Portland Walk and visit the Portland Bill lighthouse.

Postcode

DT5 2LN - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

Portland Quarry OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Portland Quarry Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Photos

Tout Quarry Sculpture Park - geograph.org.uk - 1345594

Tout Quarry Sculpture Park. The sculpture park started off in 1983, while the site also become a nature reserve around 2004.

Quarry chamber, Tout Quarry - geograph.org.uk - 4070425

Quarry chamber, Tout Quarry

Tout Quarry, octopus - geograph.org.uk - 4145753

Octopus sculpture

Tout Quarry, owl - geograph.org.uk - 4145654

Owl sculpture

Tout Quarry Sculpture Park - geograph.org.uk - 2225111

Easton, Tout Quarry Sculpture Park - geograph.org.uk - 4145640

"Standing Stones" in the Tout Quarry Sculpture Park - geograph.org.uk - 2589441

Standing stones and a view along the coast.

West Cliff from Tout Quarry - geograph.org.uk - 1343280

West Cliff from Tout Quarry

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

Portland Quarry.gpx (On Desktop:Right Click>Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold>Download Linked File)