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Amberley circular via East Dean
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Photo from the walk - Amberley circular via East Dean

Nat Park - South Downs

County/Area - West Sussex

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 21.0 miles / 34.1 km

Ascent - 2000 feet / 606 metres

Time - 12 hours 30 minutes

Grade - mod/hard

This lengthy West Sussex walk uses two long distance footpaths to explore the South Downs. Starting from Amberley on the River Arun the route follows the South Downs Way towards the village of East Dean before returning to the start using the Monarch's Way. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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Length - 13.0 miles / 21.1 km
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Length - 13.0 miles / 21.1 km
Walk 3078
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Cissbury Ring & Chanctonbury Ring from Washington
Grade - easy/mod
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Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km
Walk 1782
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Steyning Round Hill and No Man's Land from Steyning
Grade - moderate
Length - 7.5 miles / 12.2 km

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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