Friston Forest


A beautiful beech woodland set in the heart of the South Downs and Seven Sisters countryside.

The perfect place to explore on foot or bike with walking and cycling trails aplenty. Nestled between Lulington Heath National Nature Reserve and Seven Sisters Country Park, within the South Downs National Park.  

See the magnificent White Horse chalk hillside figure, stunning views of the Cuckmere and sweeping South Downs, follow one of the challenging mountain bike trails, discover the stunning West Dean vilage or extend your walk to Jevington or Litlington for the perfect pub stop or sample some real ale at the Long Man Brewery.

Bike hire available and three car parks.

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Friston Forest

Type:Forest or Woodland

Exceat, Friston, BN25 4AD

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