Eastbourne Walking Festival


This is for Nordic walkers who’ve reached the Fitness level of Nordic walking. Information about levels of technique is at Nordic Walking Technique.

Steeply up out of the village into Friston Forest then through it along wide woodland tracks with ups & downs into Westdean, then steeply down into Exceat to join the South Downs Way up & down all Seven Sisters into Birling Gap for refreshments/toilet break, then short return up a shallower ascent & brief descent into the village with The Hiker’s Rest Tea Rooms and The Tiger Inn. May be muddy if wet, some exposed stretches

Walk leader: Peter from Nordic Walking for Health

Walk grading: Strenuous

Approximate distance: 7 - 8 miles

This walk is not suitable for children

There are toilet facilities on this walk

There is a cafe on this walk

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This place will only be guaranteed once Nordic Walking for Health receives your completed questionnaire, including a phone number. To download the questionnaire click here

If this is event is listed as full, email Nordic Walking for Health to find out if the reserve place is still available


Map & Directions

Nordic Walk for competent Nordic Walkers

Type:Walking Festival

The Hiker's Rest Tea Rooms, East Dean Road, East Dean, East Sussex, BN20 0DR

Opening Times

Season (25 Sept 2020)
Friday10:00 - 13:00

* Approximate finish time

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