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Ditchling Beacon, Ditchling

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  • Stunning views from the top of Ditchling Beacon, very windy when we visited. I should imagine the small car park fills up very quickly during holidays periods. Definitely worth a trip.  more »
  • Now you will probably be aware that there is a Carpark on the top so you can drive to the top, park and then walk. However those who have done it will tell you that the best way of experiencing the...  more »
  • Big skies and patchwork landscapes, dewpond and historical features. Travel the ridge of the South Downs through wildflower meadows and farmland giving views of awe and wonder. Feel the peace and tranquility of a bygone age, refreshing and invigorating in all seasons.
  • One of the most popular points on the South Downs Way, Ditchling Beacon attracts walkers and cyclists alike, being not far from Brighton and offering panoramic views along the Downs, out to sea and inland towards the heart of East Sussex. There is a small car park at the Beacon itself which gets very crowded and further along the Way a car park at Jack and Jill windmills. This section is very well travelled but it is easy to see why. These photos show some views at the end of the afternoon as I walked from Jack and Jill to the Beacon and back again.

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