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Letters WW on green arrow with nameWayfarer's Walk

Hampshire, W Berkshire

114 km / 71 miles
A walk linking the highest downland in southern England to the mud flats along the coast, following tracks used by shepherds driving their sheep to fairs.
The start at Inkpen Beacon coincides with the Test Way and the early stages are along a ridgeway over Walbury Hill and Watership Down.
Passing through the villages of Dummer and Hinton Amper, it then goes through the Meon Valley before crossing the chalk ridge of Portsdown.
The final section of the walk coincides with the Solent Way.


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
Start: SU365622 - Inkpen Beacon, W Berkshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SU749055 - Emsworth Slipper Sailing Club, Emsworth, Hampshire View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Hantsweb - Wayfarer's Walk Wayfarers Walk - Tim Bertuchi British Walks - Wayfarer's Walk [blog] Rambles & Brambles - Wayfarers' Walk [blog] Wayfarer's Walk - Inkpen Beacon to Highclere [YouTube video] Wayfarer's Walk - Highclere to Watership Down [YouTube video] Wayfarer's Walk - Watership Down to Deane [YouTube video] Wayfarer's Walk - Deane to Dummer [YouTube video] Wayfarer's Walk - Dummer to Brown Candover [YouTube video] Wayfarer's Walk - Brown Candover to Alresford [YouTube video] Wayfarer's Walk - Alresford to Mill Barrow Down [YouTube video] Wayfarer's Walk - Mill Barrow Down to Soberton [YouTube video] Wayfarer's Walk - Soberton to Hambledon [YouTube video] Wayfarer's Walk - Hambleton to Portsdown Hill [YouTube video] Wayfarer's Walk - Portsdown Hill to Emsworth [YouTube video] Embrace Your Inner Goat - Wayfarer's Walk [blog]

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External download 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.
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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

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Route Profile:

114.9 km (71.4 miles)
1,610 m (5,282 ft) ascent
291 m (955 ft)  maximum height

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