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Branksome Dene

A beautiful woodland walk down to the beach. 

Branksome Dene is an area of steeply sided woodland valley next to Branksome Dene beach. Branksome Dene Chine nature reserve is nearby.

The dene is great for short woodland walks and views across the sea.  


Pinewood Road, Poole, BH13 6JT. 


There’s limited parking on roads near the park, or you can use the pay and display car park in Pinewood Road.


You can reach Branksome Dene from Branksome Dene beach.


Branksome Dene Chine is a designated dog beach and can be used all year round.  

Dogs are allowed from the eastern side of Branksome Chine Beach Office to the Poole and Bournemouth area boundary. 

Dogs should always be kept on a lead on the promenade. 


There are toilets and a water tap at the dene. 

Branksome Dene Room is available for hire.