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Amberley Mount and Wepham Down from Burpham
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Photo from the walk - Amberley Mount and Wepham Down from Burpham

Nat Park - South Downs

County/Area - West Sussex

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Time - 4 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

This West Sussex walk explores the South Downs to the north of Burpham village. Using a mixture of tracks and field paths the route offers some fine views and includes a section of the South Downs Way. 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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