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Black Down, West Sussex, from Haslemere
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Photo from the walk - Black Down, West Sussex, from Haslemere

County/Area - Surrey & West Sussex

Author - Peter Smyly

Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Time - 5 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

Starting and finishing at Haslemere, Surrey, the main objective, Black Down, lies in nearby West Sussex. Black Down is the highest point in West Sussex rising to 917 feet above sea level. The walk passes through a variety of landscape and offers some suggestions for alternative routes. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

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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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