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South Downs Walks,
Walking Routes & Hiking Trails

The South Downs National Park walks listed below cater for walkers of all abilities from easy low-level circular walks to long day walks across the downs. All walks are free to download and print and all routes have GPS files. The walks cover some sections of the South Downs Way and other long distance footpaths that cross the region.


 
WalkDescriptionGradeMiles
1629The River Arun & South Stoke from Amberley easy4.60
1633Charleston Farm & Firle Beacon from Firleeasy/mod4.60
1425Midhurst Way - Petworth to Midhursteasy/mod5.50
2232Midhurst and Woolbedingeasy/mod6.00
1835Treyford & Didling from Hooksway easy/mod6.00
1638Beachy Head & Eastbourne from East Deaneasy/mod6.20
2835Arundel to Amberley easy6.20
1917Rackham Hill from Amberleyeasy/mod6.50
1770Southease or Rodmell to Falmereasy/mod6.75
2109Upper Beeding to Washington by the South Downs Wayeasy/mod7.00
3080Arundel Park and the River Arun from Arundel easy/mod7.20
1667Blackpatch Hill & Harrow Hill from near Storringtoneasy/mod7.20
1782Steyning Round Hill and No Man's Land from Steyningmoderate7.50
3213Pyecombe, Devil's Dyke & Upper Beedingeasy/mod8.00
3305Amberley Mount and Wepham Down from Burphameasy/mod8.00
3078Cissbury Ring & Chanctonbury Ring from Washingtoneasy/mod8.25
1628Bignor Hill and The Denture from Amberley moderate8.70
2684Falmer to Pyecombe & Blackcap by South Downs Waymoderate8.75
3120Alfriston to Rodmell by the South Downs Waymoderate9.00
1424The Midhurst Way - Haslemere Stn to Midhurst Bus Stnmoderate9.50
1858Cissbury Ring and Chanctonbury Ring from Steyningmoderate10.50
2227East Dean Circularmoderate11.00
2236Wolstonbury Hill and Pyecombe from Patchammoderate11.00
1015Ouse Valley & Beddingham Hill from Newhaven Tide Millsmoderate12.00
2533East Meon to Old Winchester Hillmoderate12.00
2422Butser Hill and Wether Down from Buritonmoderate12.50
3516Eastbourne to Alfriston by the South Downs Waymod/hard12.50
2903Stanmer to Streatmoderate12.50
1466Amberley circular via Arundelmoderate13.00
3310Washington to Littleton Farm by the South Downs Waymoderate13.00
1038Firle Beacon from Southeasemoderate13.25
1357Exceat circular via the Seven Sistersmoderate14.00
2419Southease, Ditchling Beacon & Lewesmod/hard17.00
1423The Midhurst Way - Arundel to Midhurstmod/hard19.00
1615Amberley circular via East Deanmod/hard21.00

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