Woodland Walkshop - The Art of Enquiry, 4 miles

Join Walking Artist Tiffany Robinson on a walk through stunning woodland. You will be guided through creative observation exercises along the way to learn from nature. You can bring a question, an idea, anything you want to explore or simply immerse yourself in the outdoors. This walk combines creativity with learning about drawing, nature and personal enquiry. Suitable for people who can walk on uneven terrain, best to leave busy dogs and small children at home.

Time: 7.30am 
Meeting point: Victoria Inn pub car park (arrive quietly) PO18 9EN
Cost: £35 per person (£25 concessions), includes drawing materials and sketchbook. Register here.

 

Ramblers - Iping Common Walk, 8.3 miles

Join Ramblers for a stunning walk close to the market town of Midhurst - from Iping Commom car park to Woolbeding Common and back. The route passes through the picturesque Stedham Village and over the River Rother at Stedham Mill. Other places on the route include hidden treasures such as Lords Common, Woolbeding Common and Ash House.  The landscape is farmland, commons and woods plus two crossings of the River Rother. The route has no steep hills but rises approximately 150m in the circuit.  Paths are generally good but may be muddy in wet weather. 

Time: 10am
Meeting point: Iping Common car park (approx. 3kms west of Midhurst). Grid reference SU853 220. Postcode GU29 0PB.
Cost: Free of cost. Registration in advance is essential. Register here

 

Tillington River Rother Walk, 3 miles 

Join Gerald Gresham Cooke, a local guide, for the perfect summer stroll.  Enjoy a gentle circular walk down to the River Rother, which flows through some of the most stunning countryside in Hampshire and West Sussex. The walk starts and ends in the village of Tillington (just outside of the market town of Petworth) and is graded ‘easy’. Return via Smugglers Lane - a wonderful Sussex sunken 'Green Lane'. Dogs welcome.

Time: 10.30am
Meeting point: The Horse Guards Inn, Upperton Road, Tillington, GU28 9AF. Parking roadside. 
Cost: Free of cost. Registration in advance is essential. Register here

 

Amberley Village Walk, 4 miles

Join walk leader Peter to explore the pretty village of Amberley, located just outside of the Chichester District. Follow a short stretch of the South Downs Way alongside the Amberley Museum before descending into the village. You will walk down the Main Street lined by lovely thatched properties until reaching the church and rear of Amberley castle, before crossing the meadows to the Arun river bank and back to the station. The walk is mainly flat, with one short uphill stretch alongside the museum of approx. 300 yards (and then a similar distance downhill). Dogs welcome but need to be on a lead.

Time: 10.30am
Meeting point: Car park at Amberley station, BN18 9LT.
Cost: Free of cost. Registration in advance is essential. Register here

 

Chichester Tour Guides - Guided Walk in the footsteps of travellers and pilgrims, 1 hour 45 mins

From the 13th Century, pilgrims made their way, often barefoot, to the Shrine of St Richard at Chichester Cathedral and travellers and tradesmen came to fairs and markets. Walk in their footsteps (in your comfy shoes!) and visit St Mary’s Hospital where they found food and care, hear about the folk who peopled Chichester’s streets throughout the ages and visit the location of the Shrine which was the longed for destination for so many. 

Time: 10.45am
Meeting point: Priory Park entrance (off Guildhall Street). Walk ends at Chichester Cathedral. 
Cost: £10 per person (which includes donations to St Mary’s Hospital and to the Cathedral). Registration is essential. Register here

 

Halnaker - Goodwood Country Park Woodland walk, 7 miles

Join Heather Birchenough for a seven mile woodland walk in Goodwood country. We will gently climb 130m through Halnaker Park by bridleway to Selhurst Park Road, then follow road and footpath to Goodwood Country Park where we return by path downhill to Halnaker, enjoying open views across to Halnaker Windmill and Bignor Hill along the way. 

Time: 2pm
Meeting point: Car park at The Old Store Guest House, Halnaker PO18 0QL. On 55 bus route from Chichester, alight at Halnaker Crossroads.
Cost: Free of charge, but donations to St Wilfrid's Hospice gratefully received. Advance booking essential.  Book here.

 

Mulberry Divers Marine Life Walk​

Our shore is home to some amazing wildlife. Join us and your guide will show where to look, give you information on the residents, including daily life, loves, struggles and warfare in miniature. Lasting about 1.5 hours, walking on shingle is involved. If you are prepared and willing to paddle you can see more but dry or wet there is plenty to see.

Time: 11am
Meeting point: meeting on Oval Field, Grafton Road, PO20 0JA
Cost  - £3 per person, booking essential.  Book here.

 

Chichester Tour Guides - Highlights Evening Walking Tour, 1 hour 30 mins

Before enjoying Happy Hour, enjoy a walking tour of Chichester with a qualified guide. Beginning at the Bell Tower, an easy walk takes you through the ages; from Roman Britain to award winning architecture of the 21st Century, via medieval streets and the Market Cross, Georgian residences, the Cathedral quadrant and much more besides.

Time: 5.30pm
Meeting point: Outside the West Door of Chichester Cathedral
Cost: £6 per person. Booking is essential. Book here