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.

Trailwalker 2017 4 people 100km 30 hours
Walking event: Trailwalker is the ultimate team endurance event. The challenge is to walk 100km across the ... Read more
Cycling event: Stunning coastal scenes, beautiful forest trails and epic cliffs to climb – this is ... Read more
Walking event: The second year of this Ultra Challenge takes on some of England's finest scenery. Join ... Read more
Running event: SDW Cross Country Race. A storming 12 mile challenge starting and finishing at Plumpton Race ... Read more

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