Sunday, 2 August 2020
Start time: 9:30
(Estimated finish time: 16:00)
Strenuous 15 miles / 24.1 km
Numbers on this walk are very limited. You must book in advance. Start by ascending on to Walderton Down and then follow the ridge above Kingley Vale via the Devils Hump and Bow Hill. We will then drop down to Chilgrove and Hooksway before heading to the crest of the South Downs going over Pen Hill and Beacon Hill. The return south will be via Apple Down, Up Marden and Lyecommon.
Due to COVID-19 we all need to take extra steps to stay safe. Please follow all safety advice given by the walk leader, including the latest guidelines on physical distancing. For more information about COVID-19 and Ramblers group walks, please see our guidance for walkers on the corona virus pages of the Ramblers website.
Booking your place: Numbers are limited to 6 walkers. If you would like to join this walk, please book a place by contacting the walk leader, Richard, by telephone before the walk. Please sign up by 20:00 on 01 August. If you are unable to attend, please cancel your booking so that someone else can take your place. Please do not turn up for a walk without booking, as we will have to turn you away.
Meet at parking area at the junction of B2146 and road to Stoughton in Walderton.
Grid reference: SU787104
Nearest postcode: PO18 9EA
Start time: 09:30
This is a circular walk
This walk will be hilly right from the start with 2000 feet of ascent but weather permitting we should be rewarded with some of the best views in the South.
Please bring your own refreshments for the breaks on this walk together with hand sanitiser.
Maps: Outdoor Leisure 08 and Explorer 120
Local walk grade: A
Ascent: 610 m / 2000 feet
Surroundings: Village, Open country, Hill, Farmland, Woodland
Designation: National Park
Give us a try!
This is one of hundreds of Ramblers group walks for all ages and abilities every week - all led by our experienced walk leaders.
You’re welcome to join us on any of our walks to see if the Ramblers is for you. Then, once you’ve enjoyed the views, fun, exhilaration and good company, it’s just a case of becoming a member.
Do make sure you're fit enough and have the right footwear and clothing for the walk you want to do, though. You can contact the group or leader if in doubt.