The South Downs Way

The South Downs Way

Author: Kev Reynolds

Publisher: Cicerone Press Limited

ISBN: 9781783625178

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 200

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The South Downs Way National Trail is a 100 mile (160km) walk between Eastbourne and Winchester, staying within the glorious South Downs National Park for its entire length. Presented here in 12 stages of up to 12 miles (19km), the route is described in both east-west and west-east. A waymarked trail with very few stiles, it can be walked at any time of year and makes a good introduction to long-distance walking. Step-by-step route descriptions are illustrated with extracts from OS 1:50,000 mapping for every stage, and a separate, conveniently sized booklet with 1:25,000 maps for the entire route is included. The guide provides detailed practical information on getting to the trail, and facilities and accommodation en route. The South Downs Way offers easy walking on ancient and historical tracks, and showcases the beautiful countryside of the South Downs, taking in wooded areas, delightful river valleys and pretty villages. Highlights include Beachy Head, the mysterious Long Man of Wilmington, Clayton Windmills and the ancient cathedral city of Winchester.
The South Downs Way
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Kev Reynolds
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-06 - Publisher: Cicerone Press Limited

The South Downs Way National Trail is a 100 mile (160km) walk between Eastbourne and Winchester, staying within the glorious South Downs National Park for its entire length. Presented here in 12 stages of up to 12 miles (19km), the route is described in both east-west and west-east. A waymarked
Alone on the South Downs Way
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Holly Worton
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-14 - Publisher: eBook Partnership

Alone on the South Downs Way is the story of Holly Worton's 100 mile walking journey along one of England's National Trails in 2015. An avid walker, she thought she was up for the challenge of an eight day hike, and happily set off to explore the South Downs. What
South Downs Way
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Paul Millmore
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-03 - Publisher: Frances Lincoln

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Mountain Biking on the South Downs
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Peter Edwards
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-19 - Publisher: Cicerone Press Limited

The South Downs is a mountain biker's paradise. Thousands of kilometres of well-maintained byways and bridleways can be combined to create seemingly inexhaustible route combinations. The 26 routes in this book are graded (blue, red and black) for a range of abilities, and grouped into 6 sections: The South Downs
The South Downs
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Peter Brandon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-31 - Publisher: The History Press

The South Downs has throughout history been a focus of English popular culture. With chalkland, their river valleys and scarp-foot the Downs have been shaped for over millennia by successive generations of farmers, ranging from Europe's oldest inhabitants right up until the 21st century. '... possibly the most important book