A day's walk in the South Downs from Harting Down
Sunday, 1 March 2020
Start time: 9:30
(Estimated finish time: 15:45)
Moderate 15 miles / 24.1 km
We will follow the South Downs Way to Foxcombe before following the Sussex Border Path south to Chalton and Idsworth Down. We will then head east past Idsworth Church, Compton and North Marden to Telegraph House
from where we will join the South Downs Way back to the start.
Harting Down NT car park off the B2141 towards Chichester from South Harting
Grid reference: SU789181
Nearest postcode: GU31 5PN
Start time: 09:30
This is a circular walk
A hilly walk, there may be the opportunity for a quick drink in the pub or cafe at Compton at lunchtime.
Local walk grade: A
Ascent: 610 m / 2000 feet
Surroundings: Village, Open country, Hill
Designation: National Park
The Meon Group offers 3 walks of varying lengths every Sunday throughout the year with some mid-week walks. Our walks are mainly in Hampshire and West Sussex with occasional trips across to the Isle of Wight. Extras include coach based walks and ...
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