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Bignor Hill and The Denture from Amberley
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Photo from the walk - Bignor Hill and The Denture from Amberley

Nat Park - South Downs

County/Area - West Sussex

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.7 miles / 14.1 km

Ascent - 1000 feet / 303 metres

Time - 5 hours 20 minutes

Grade - moderate

This West Sussex walk explores sections of two long distance trails from Amberley on the banks of the River Arun. The outward leg of the route follows the South Downs Way with the return along a section of the Monarch's Way. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers. Travel restrictions for exercise in Wales and Scotland will be lifted in early July.

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Grade - easy
Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
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Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 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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