Follow in the footsteps of Eustacia Vye
Sunday 16th April 2023
Starts 10:00 until 13:30
Hardy's Birthplace Visitor Centre, Thorncombe Woods, Higher Bockhampton, Dorset DT2 8QH

The Return of the Native - A Walk

Follow in the footsteps of Eustacia Vye

Sunday 16th April, The Hardy Visitor Centre, 10.00am

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A 3-4 mile walk on Egdon Heath in the footsteps of Eustacia Vye, visiting Rainbarrow, Mistover Knap & Blooms-end, with plentiful appropriate readings. Meet outside the Hardy Visitor Centre, beside Thorncombe Wood Car Park (NGR SY 724922) at 10.00 am. Led by THS Vice-Chairman Dr Tony Fincham.

This walk is free but knowing numbers in advance would be greatly appreciated. Thus please book your place here:

Please ensure you wear appropriate clothing and footwear. The weather is unpredictable in April and there could be sections of mud.

Lunch afterwards may be purchased at the Visitor Centre.

For enquiries please contact THS Secretary - Dr Tracy Hayes -


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Photo courtesy of Tony Fincham

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