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Est 1976. Registered Charity No. 272450

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Upton House & Country Park

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Download the latest (2017) Upton Country Park map - pdf, 2.5Mb

Download the latest Upton Country Park map (pdf, 2.2Mb)

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How to Get Here

Upton House and Country Park is set in a beautiful rural location approximately three miles northwest of Poole Town Centre.

Close to all major transport links

Bournemouth Int Airport - 11 miles / 18 km

Hamworthy Rail Station - 1.1 miles / 1.7km

Poole Rail Station - 3 miles / 4.8 km

Poole Bus Station - 3 miles / 4.8 km


Getting here by car

Find us south of the A35; just follow the brown road signs to Upton Country Park.

Postcode: BH17 7BJ

Car Parking charges apply, please see for details

Cycling / Walking

There is an off-route cycle route from Poole Railway Station via Holes Bay, which should take 15-20 minutes to ride.

To walk the cycle route would take about 50 minutes.

Upton Country Park is included on the Poole Heritage Cycle Route - a circular 7.5 mile / 12km route between the Park and Town Centre; please visit the Walk & Cycle Dorset website for more details.

We are also on the Castleman Trailway; click the map below to view the trailway (pdf, 400kb)

Download the Castleman Trailway map (pdf, 400kb)

Further details about the Castleman Trailway can be found at

By Bus

Morebus service Nos 8 & 9 stop at both the main Park entrance (just a few minutes walk to the House) and Blandford Road entrance - timetables at

First Group operate a No X54 service between Weymouth and Poole that stops at Upton Crossroads (Dorchester Road) - timetable at

Morebus service No 10 and the Purbeck Breezer Route 40 also stop at Upton Crossroads.