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Name:Hambledon Hill
Hill number:5429
Height:192m / 630ft
Parent (Ma):2897  Win Green
Section:41: South Central England
County/UA:Dorset (CoU)
Catchment:Avon & Stour
Class:Hump, Tump (100-199m)
(Hu,Tu,1)
Grid ref:ST 84528 12559
Summit feature:tumulus
Drop:131m
Col:61m  ST858139  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 194
(1:25k) 118N
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 59 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
With K from Shroton where parking is easy. Closest thing to a real walk around here; actually broke a sweat.Ashley14/11/2017
1st hill of an 8 hour circular day walk from Child Okeford over 5 TuMPS. With L and dogs Buddy and Tonka chasing sticks .Warm sunshine. skylarks singing, gentle breeze, slow drifting cumulus, cowslips and the first bluebells -the promise of summer in April.Chris Pearson11/04/2017
Stour Valley Way from Child OkefordHevRob11/09/2016
From Child Okeford, circular route on good paths.rhalstead03/09/2016
2/7 Second of seven on long day Bullbarrow Hill/Hambledon Hill/Win Green/Swyre Head/Nine Barrow Down/Ridgeway Hill/Creech Barrow HillFergalh22/08/2015
Solo from car park by Hod Hillsimon and co10/07/2015
Hard climb, but excellent views. Parked in Shaftesbury Road, Child Okefordbellminsterboy01/04/2015
With Douglas and Smudge. Fine weather to start the day off with.Alex C27/03/2015
Bagged with Alex and Smudge from Child Okeford.Dugswell227/03/2015
Revisit from Dugswell's chariot. NW approach & went as far as trig since this was a triggers' weekend.Smudge27/03/2015
Walked up in a gale in the dark after getting a puncture on the lane into the village and having to change wheel-one to rememberMark Sims15/01/2015
A great hill for its fort, the walk up and the views. Parked in the village.clivevilla05/12/2013
Easy and pleasant ascent from the small car park below Hod Hill.davidpettit8419/05/2013
A superb hill with great views and lots of interesting features. Good car park on minor road to south nr Nutcombe Wood at cST854112. Good tracks to summit from here. Two earthworks of similar height at top to chose from.Hillsidenick23/04/2013
With CC.Chris Peart12/03/2013
Parked as DG & CB - walked up bridleway - smashing hill - very busy.Chris Peart01/01/2013
The longer walk from S (at road summit) is excellent and parking is OK (or excellent if you drive 150m further W).jimbloomer02/11/2012
A short, stiff walk up onto the hill fort from the village of Child Okeford on the Stour Valley Way. For good parking take the 1st right turn after passing the church on your right. Round trip was only 2.5miles but we did 2 other HuMPs in Dorset today with lots of driving.jonglew22/09/2012
P as DG. This is a fantastic hill. Visited trig and the 192m sp ht. Went further N along ridge which might be higher.chrisbien22/05/2012
Parked on lay-by south of Child Okeford at ST 83902 12138David Gradwell03/04/2012
Tarrant Hinton to Durweston. One of the most impressive hill forts.Smudge03/03/2012
Up on chalky bridal path to column 5901 (193m) and to GPS highest point also at 193m ?arranc16/01/2012
Parking to NNE. Pleasant.destaylor04/08/2011
S Part of Wessex Ridgeway Relaybenwloudon17/05/2009
This is a great hill with dramatic fortifications, chalk grassland and grand views all round. A National Nature Reserve to boot. Will be worth a second visit in the summer with the family, a kite and a picnic hamper.Herbert Anchovy14/04/2009
RHW07/08/2002
Kiltie08/10/2017
Colin Crawford22/07/2017
richtea504023/04/2017
griefmiester15/11/2015
mariac23/08/2015
iaindbrown08/03/2015
RobertP22/12/2014
Campbell Singer23/09/2013
Alan Whatley23/09/2013
Dusty22/09/2013
David Rawden21/05/2013
Jacqdaw23/04/2013
Colin Crawford12/03/2013
chalky195324/11/2012
GordonAdshead05/08/2012
Adrian05/02/2012
DARRENG27/11/2011
asbown25/11/2011
mae04/10/2011
AndyS22/01/2011
GaryJones01/01/2011
andrew brown20/08/2010
Martin R15/08/2010
stevent080916/03/2008