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East Dean Circular
Introduction to Walk 2227

Photo from the walk - East Dean Circular

Nat Park - South Downs

County/Area - East Sussex

Author - Jean Blemings

Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Ascent - 1550 feet / 470 metres

Time - 7 hours 0 minutes

Grade - moderate

This East Sussex walk starts from East Dean and follows the coast past Beachy Head towards Eastbourne. The route returns using quiet inland paths. The walk crosses landscapes typical of the South Downs National Park. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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Walk 1638
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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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