Walking in Hampshire

Hythe and Dibden circular walk 2

Distance: 2km / 1.25 miles,  20 minutes
Condition: Good, route follows pavements
Starting Point: Langdown School

Route map

This route follows pavements and is ideal for all weather walking. It circles an area of woodland called Upper Butts Ash Wood which can be explored further as it is open to the public and makes up a section of the Hythe and Dibden Nature Trail.

Conservation work has been carried out in this area to encourage the native flora and fauna to thrive. Some work including the planting of hawthorn and blackthorn has been carried out by local school children.

Download Circular Walk 2 leaflet 288kb pdf


The route

  • From Langdown School, take the footpath adjacent to the school. Continue along path until reaching road.
  • Turn right and continue along footpath. After passing Fountain Court Hotel, continue ahead crossing Furzedale Park.
  • Turn right into Rosebury Avenue, continue ahead crossing Fernhills Road and Lammas Road.
  • Turn right into Furzey Avenue and follow path back to Langdown School.