Walks Programme

ALL WALKS (except Leisurely Walks) depart from Wannock Road Recreation Ground at 9.30 a.m. prompt unless otherwise stated. See the panel on the left – ‘Where to meet’ – for a location map.

LEISURELY walks – 2 to 3 miles, generally avoiding hills and poor surfaces, taken at a leisurely pace.

SHORT walks – approx. 5 miles at a moderately brisk pace and finishing around 12:30, includes a 15min stop at a grassy spot for a drink if you’ve brought one.

LONG walks – 8 to 11 miles at a moderately brisk pace, with a midday break for picnic/cafe/pub lunch and finishing mid-afternoon

SATURDAY walks – approx. 5 – 6 miles at a moderately brisk pace and finishing around 12:30, includes a 15min stop at a grassy spot for a drink if you’ve brought one.

Printable versions of the Walks Programme are available on the Downloads page.

6th JUNE

CHANGE TO PROGRAMME
BG to BH and Back 5 miles, no stiles.
From Birling Gap a hilly and undulating walk to Beachy Head and back. Bring your own refreshments.
SVP £1 plus car parking charge (free for National Trust members).
Roger 723268 or 07929115916

THE RIVER AND SEA TO OUR RIGHT. 11 miles 3 stiles.
Lovely river and coastal walk. Easy not hilly. Picnic.
Sue 365158 or 07833 938903. SVP £2.80

WEY and ARUN CANAL WALK and CRUISE 6th June.
See booking form. Booking opens 25th March.

13th JUNE

LEISURELY. ROY’S HARBOUR WALK. 2 miles
Meet 9.45 for bus 51 outside Taxi Office to Eastbourne. Change to bus 5 to Pacific Drive.
Harbour, paths and boats.
Roy 766342.

FROM THE SEA TO THE DEANS. 5 miles. LEAVE POLEGATE REC 9.15am
Roedean. Visit 3 Deans, one steep hill, slightly undulating with good views.
Heather 506137. SVP £4

DÉJÀ VU. 10 miles. 14 stiles. LEAVE POLEGATE REC 9.15am
Guestling and Fairlight. Beach, cliffs and country in the Pett Valley. Undulating. Picnic. LEADER AT START
Patience 01424 813106 or 07760 300287. SVP £4

20th JUNE

UPDATE TO PROGRAMME
BO PEEP AND SHEEP. 4 to 5 miles No stiles.
From top car park mostly flat with one small hill.
Penny 485336 or 07778 282811. SVP £1.60

JARVIS BROOK FORD. 9 ½ miles. 2 stiles. LEAVE POLEGATE REC 9.15am
Crowborough. Some roads, paths and tracks. Picnic.
Paul and Barbara 504908 or 07812 822879 or 07790 708616. SVP £4

27th JUNE

LEISURELY. THE PIER TO HOLYWELL. 2 miles
Meet at 9.45 for bus 51 outside Taxi Office to Eastbourne. Walk along the Prom to café.
Christine 488442.

SEAFORD TO NEWHAVEN. 5 miles 3 stiles.
One hill. Coffee at McDonald’s or KFC. 3 stiles.
Ted 484923 or 07466 195819. SVP £2.

ASHDOWN FOREST – TURNSTILE AND WINDMILL. 10 miles 4 stiles.
Heath, woodland, hills and views. Picnic.
John and Theresa 726685 or 07719 437464. SVP £4

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