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East Meon to Old Winchester Hill
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Photo from the walk - East Meon to Old Winchester Hill

Nat Park - South Downs

County/Area - Hampshire

Author - Sandy Saunders

Length - 12.0 miles / 19.5 km

Ascent - 600 feet / 182 metres

Time - 6 hours 40 minutes

Grade - moderate

This circular Hampshire walk starts from East Meon and visits Old Winchester Hill with fine views across the rural landscapes of the South Downs National Park. The route continues via West Meon back to the start. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.

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