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Letters WW on green arrow with nameWayfarer's Walk

Hampshire, W Berkshire

A walk linking the mud flats along the coast with the highest downland in southern England, following tracks used by shepherds driving their sheep to fairs. Initially coincident with the Solent Way, the Walk crosses the chalk ridge of Portsdown, the Meon Valley and goes through the villages of Hinton Amper and Dummer before climbing to become a ridgeway walk over Watership Down and Walbury Hill. The end on Inkpen Beacon meets the Test Way.

A local walker, Dr R G Bennets, has now made available a detailed route description which is available as a download, see below.


Details:

Waymark: Letters WW on green arrow with name
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Letters WW on green arrow with name
Attributes: Average Gradients
Downland/Wolds
Start: SU749055 - Emsworth Slipper Sailing Club, Emsworth, Hampshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SU365622 - Inkpen Beacon, W Berkshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Hantsweb - Wayfarer's Walk Wayfarers Walk - Tim Bertuchi British Walks - Wayfarer's Walk

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External PDF Wayfarer's Walk  (Hampshire County Council  - 2012 ) Download
Route Description - PDF Wayfarer's Walk  (Dr R G Bennetts  - 2010 ) Download File
Guidebook Walkers' Britain  (AA Publishing  - 2011 )

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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 174, 185, 196, 197
OS Landranger Active 174, 185, 196, 197
OS Explorer 3, 8, 32, 144, 158
OS Explorer Active 3, 8, 32, 144, 158

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
From
Path
Along
Path
B & B Accommodation
Willowbrook Riding Centre  (bookable online)
4 Km
< 1 Km
Walkers are Welcome
2 Km
84 Km
B & B Accommodation
Highclere Farm  (bookable online)
2 Km
106 Km

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Route Profile:

113.8 Km (70.7 miles)
1,871 m (6,138 ft) ascent
291 m (955 ft)  maximum height

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