Things to Do

Discover the beautiful South Downs, explore Roman villas, ancient trackways, friendly villages, take time to visit craft workshops and farmers’ markets, and maybe pick up some local watercress …

Great days out
for all ages!

Discover memorable days out on and around the Trail with our list of local attractions and suggested itineraries. 
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From fabulous walking festivals to local farmers markets and village fetes, there's always something happening. Check out the events listing to see what's on.

100 mile or 100km CX ChallengesThe South Downs Way; it has long been a right of passage in ... Read more - PLOD overnight walk. Action Medical Research
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Imagine. You and three mates, marching out in high spirits with 500 other teams ready for ... Read more
South Coast Challenge
Our latest Ultra Challenge takes on some of England's finest scenery. Join us on our ... Read more

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