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Edburton Hill & Devil's Dyke from Saddlescombe
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Photo from the walk - Edburton Hill & Devil's Dyke from Saddlescombe

Nat Park - South Downs

County/Area - West Sussex

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 10.5 miles / 17.1 km

Ascent - 1400 feet / 424 metres

Time - 6 hours 40 minutes

Grade - hard

An energetic South Downs walk from Saddlescombe. The route follows the South Downs Way across Fulking Hill and Edburton Hill to Beeding Hill. The route then follows the Monarch's Way for a short section before returning along the escarpment via the dry valley of Devil's Dyke back to the start. The views throughout the walk are excellent. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description). A route profile is also provided.

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