Still time to enjoy summer on the Downs

It may feel like Autumn is here but there’s still a few more opportunities to enjoy guided activities on the South Downs.

The South Downs National Park Authority has teamed up with Wave Leisure and Cycle Seahaven to offer free guided walks and cycle rides on the iconic chalk downland hills.

Check the details below to see the available dates and how to book!

WALK THE DOWNS

Enjoy a range of sociable and free guided walks into the South Downs National Park.

Get out and about and make new friends!

Health Walks (90mins)

  • 6 September @ Peacehaven
  • 27 September @ Seaford

Rural Rambles (2-3hrs)

  • 4 September @ Newhaven
  • 24 September @ Seaford

All walks start at 10am from Wave Leisure Centres in Peacehaven, Newhaven or Seaford.

** The first 50 participants in September will receive a free South Downs National Park aluminium water bottle **

For more information and to book, contact Luke on 01323 408862 or luke.greenwood@waveleisure.co.uk

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Health Walk by Bus

Enjoy a gentle and guided taster walk of approx. 90mins on top of the South Downs and post walk café stop.

Free bus pick up from 9am and drop off in Peacehaven, Newhaven and Seaford

  • 25 September
  • £5pp includes transport and guided walk

For more information and to book, contact Luke on 01323 408862 or luke.greenwood@waveleisure.co.uk

SDNP Ranger Walks (2-3hrs)

Join our expert South Downs National Park Ranger for an insight into the special South Downs landscape, flora and fauna.

  • 24 September Mount Caburn, start from Glynde train station @ 11am
  • 24 September Eastbourne Downs Golf Club, start from the EDGC car park @ 2pm
  • 25 September High and Over, start from High and Over car park @ 10.30am

For more information and to book, please visit https://eastbourneandleweswalkfest.org/

CYCLE THE DOWNS

A range of social, relaxing and free Saturday rides into the South Downs National Park to suit all levels of ability.

Introduction Rides (30-60mins)

  • 21 September @ Peacehaven
  • 26 October @ Peacehaven

Health Rides (1 ½-2hrs)

  • 7 September @ Seaford
  • 21 September @ Peacehaven
  • 26 October @ Peacehaven

Rural Rides (2 ½-3hrs)

  • 28 September @ Seaford

Peacehaven rides start from the Gateway Café, Centenary Park, BN10 8RH.

Seaford rides start from different locations, please check the website.

For more information and to book a ride please visit www.cycleseahaven.org.uk  and select the Ride the Downs tab or email rtd@cycleseahaven.org.uk

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