Join Eastbourne's Walking Champion Gill Mattock on this 8 mile journey along the Downs. This challenging walk takes you along the Cuckmere Valley before climbing one steep hill to the track leading to South Hill Barn where you will have lunch and enough time to experience the various exhibitions there including the Living Coast Undersea Experience (https://walkthechalk.org). You will make your way back to the start point via the six large innovative art works especially commissioned for the Walk the Chalk event.
Difficulty level: Challenging
Approximate distance: 8 miles
Start time: 9:15am.
Approximate finish time: 3:30pm
Exact meeting point: Gildredge Road Bus Stop at 9:20am or Seven Sisters Country Park Visitor Centre at 9:50am.
Public transport to/from meeting point: No. 12 Bus from Eastbourne/Brighton
Please wear appropriate clothing and bring plenty of water and a picnic. There is a cafe at South Hill Barn along with toilet facilities. Toilets are also located at Seven Sisters Country Park Visitor Centre.
Not wheelchair friendly.
Dogs not permitted.