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South Downs Way Firle Beacon

  • Location South Downs
  • Price from £25.00
  • Walking / Hiking
  • Microadventure


This walk is a nice, scenic walk over the South Downs. This walk will stay at the South Downs YHA, and over to the peak of Firle Beacon. It will be a bit steep at times, but you can take you mind of that by the view of East Sussex. The walk will be approx 13 km and about 4-5 hrs


We will start at the South Downs YHA Grid Ref: TQ433055 / Post Code: BN8 6JS. We will walk up the gradual but steep hill to get on top of the South Downs. Then it will plateau out. We will then walk along the relatively flat ground. Passing a radio mast. Once we have reached the car park we will stop for lunch. For about 30 mins. After lunch, we will head to the top of Firle Beacon. Once we have arrived at the top take to opportunity to take in the view and take some pictures. We will then walk back to the YHA car park.

This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:

  • Corporates
  • Hen / Stag parties
  • School groups
  • Families

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Effort Level

Relax and unwind whilst exploring the great outdoors

  • Chilled
  • Active
  • Tough


    What's included

  • Equipment All safety equipment (group shelter, first aid Kit etc...) will be carried by myself.

    What you'll need

  • Other Kit List: Walking Boots Walking trousers/ Shorts (no jeans) Waterproof jacket Waterproof trousers Mid layer fleece Warm jacket (down/ synthetic/ soft shell) Rucksack 15-35L Water Bottle Min 2Ltr Warm drink Sun hat/ warm hat Gloves Lunch and snacks for the day A small amount of money (for an ice cream van/pub) Walking poles Sun cream Anything marked with is optional. This is a rough guide, and you may want to adapt depending on the weather. Any questions about kit please contact me.


Custom Policy

  • Cancel before 31 days of your adventure and receive a 75% refund (minus payment processing fees).
  • Cancel within 30 days of the adventure with no refund.
  • Alternate dates may be able to be agreed at no additional cost, but this is not guaranteed.


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Jai is the experience provider for South Downs Way Firle Beacon