Dorset is bounded by
Devon, Somerset, Wiltshire and Hampshire. It is approximatly 52 miles in
length and 36 miles in breadth.
It comprises 248 parishes. Chalkland downs and hills crosses the county. Main rivers: Stour, Frome, Ivel
There are almost 3,000 miles of public rights of way in Dorset, made up of approximately 4,700 footpaths, 1,700 bridleways and 37 byways open to all traffic. (Dorset County Council Statistics)
Ride-UK Dorset promoted routes https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/sport-leisure/horse-riding-trails-in-dorset.aspx
Also see https://www.bhsaccess.org.uk/ridemaps/southwest for more trails.
Poole Borough Council (Unitary Authority)
Bournemouth Unitary Authority
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01202 451451
Dorset County Council
Rights of Way Team
Tel: 01305 221000