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Named standard arrowsItchen Way


50 km / 31 miles
Following the River Itchen from the mouth to the source this varied route leads from the chalk downland through Winchester to water meadows and nature reserves and the downs.


Waymark: Named standard arrows
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Named standard arrows
Attributes: Easy
Start: SU447110 - Sholing Station, Southampton, Hampshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SU596272 - Hinton Ampner, Hampshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Hampshire Rights of Way Improvement Trust British Walks - Itchen Way

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Itchen Way : guide book  (Hampshire Rights of Way Improvement Trust Limited  - 2014 )
Guidebook Exploring the Itchen Way  (Countryside Books  - 1990 )
External PDF Itchen Navigation Heritage Trail  (Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust ) Download


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 185, 196
OS Landranger Active 185, 196
OS Explorer 22, 32
OS Explorer Active 22, 32

Walking Support Providers:

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Baggage Handling (Eco Friendly Deliveries)

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

The Stable at Rambler Cottage  (bookable online)
3 km
15 km
Winchester Holiday Lets  (bookable online)
2 km
29 km

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MemoryMap Route File
Tracklogs Route File

Route Profile:

48.9 km (30.4 miles)
509 m (1,670 ft) ascent
108 m (354 ft)  maximum height

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