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Up on the Downs

June 21, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - June 24, 2018 @ 5:00 pm


A 4-day exploratory summer journey for young people aged 18-25, along the South Downs Way.

Celebrate the Summer Solstice with ipse wilderness, on a dynamic walking adventure for young adults. We will immerse ourselves in the wilderness; camp under the stars, cook around the fire, dance in the darkness, paddle in the sea, and revel in all that it means to be wild and young and free. Explore the ups and downs of the landscape, whilst connecting with yourself, others, and nature.

Age range: Young Adults 18 – 25 yrs. Maximum group size – 10 people. Balance of genders.

A 4-day moderately strenuous hike over the hills of the South Downs.

Thursday 21st: 9 miles walking. Eastbourne to Alfriston. B&B. Summer Solstice celebration.

Friday 22nd: 15 miles walking. Alfriston to Plumpton. Camping.

Saturday 23rd: 13 miles walking. Plumpton to Steyning. Camping.

Sunday 24th: 14 miles walking. Steyning to Amberley train station.


June 21, 2018 @ 4:00 pm
June 24, 2018 @ 5:00 pm


Eastbourne, + Google Map