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Beacon and Old Winchester Hills on the South Downs
Introduction to Walk 1034

Photo from the walk - Beacon and Old Winchester Hills on the South Downs

County/Area - Hampshire

Author - Peter Lane

Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km

Ascent - 1100 feet / 333 metres

Grade - moderate

This Hampshire walk explores the beautiful Meon Valley and two of the highest hills that flank the valley. The route also includes some picturesque villages. There are pubs serving food and refreshments on the walk. A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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