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Dorset Gravel Dash 2024

Back for another round of gravel glory at the 2024 Dorset Gravel Dash! This was my second time taking on this fantastic event, and it definitely lived up to the hype.
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Gravel cycling events in Dorset, UK: 2024 Edition

The winds whisper secrets of forgotten trails through Dorset's rugged embrace. In 2024, this Jurassic playground unleashes another season of epic gravel events, promising heart-pounding climbs, thrilling coastal dashes, and hidden gems nestled within rolling emerald hills.
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Dorset Dirt Dash 50/50 2023

The Dorset Dirt Dash 50/50 was my first organised cycling event, and it was a blast! It's a self-supported bikepacking event over two days, taking riders on a 94-mile route around the lovely terrain of Dorset, UK.
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Adventure around the corner

If you're new to bikepacking, you've probably seen a guide recommending that you try to find a spot for your first night under the stars somewhere close to home. This is a great suggestion, especially if you're short on time.
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The New Forest gravel ride

If you're looking for a long stretch of gravel road mixed with some proper English countryside, and you don't mind your ride being interrupted by the herds of wild horses (!), then the New Forest in Hampshire will become your favourite destination.
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Country roads, take me to... Weymouth

Break the loop and explore new horizons on a frosty Saturday morning bike ride to Weymouth, a beautiful coastal town in Dorset. Located 30 miles from our starting point in Poole, Weymouth is famous for its stunning beach, holiday atmosphere, and Georgian architecture.
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The regular one: Poole Harbour loop

I wonder if everyone has a regular ride that just never gets boring. A perfect mix of stunning views, demanding climbs, and a distance allowing to add some more miles now and then. Welcome to the Poole Harbour loop in Dorset.
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Solo overnighter in Dartmoor National Park

Dartmoor National Park is one of the few places in the UK where wild camping is legal, making it a great place for beginners like me. It taught me everything I need to know about finding a safe and secluded spot to sleep under the stars.
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Gravel cycling in the winter

Winter cycling can be a rewarding experience for cyclists, offering a unique perspective on the landscape and nature, while also providing a sense of accomplishment in conquering the cold.
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