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Wolstonbury Hill and Pyecombe from Patcham
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Photo from the walk - Wolstonbury Hill and Pyecombe from Patcham

Nat Park - South Downs

County/Area - West Sussex

Author - Jean Blemings

Length - 11.0 miles / 17.9 km

Ascent - 1580 feet / 479 metres

Time - 7 hours 10 minutes

Grade - moderate

This West Sussex walk uses sections of the Sussex Border Path to explore the area north of Patcham near Brighton. The route includes Wolstonbury Hill and Pyecombe. 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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