|Slow Way||Route||To do|
||Pioneer me||Distance 13km/8mi||Ascent 163m||Descent 130m|
||Verify me||Distance 12km/7mi||Ascent -||Descent -|
||Verify me||Distance 4km/2mi||Ascent 88m||Descent 53m|
||Review me||Distance 6km/4mi||Ascent -||Descent -|
||Verify me||Distance 4km/2mi||Ascent 114m||Descent 90m|
||Review me||Distance 11km/7mi||Ascent 270m||Descent 174m|
Peacehaven’s Slow Ways starting point
Lat / Lon
50.79026° / 0.00681°
Easting / Northing
541,544E / 100,885N
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45.8% of Peacehaven’s routes are drawn, reviewed, surveyed and/or verified
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2 people have surveyed a route in Peacehaven
37km out of 50km have been walked and reviewed
52km of reviews have been shared in Peacehaven
I walked this solo on the 26th November 2022. This is a perfectly acceptable Slow Way with no issues. It is easy to follow and accurately plotted. It only loses a star for me because it wasn't particularly interesting. Most of the route is on downland paths where the South Downs National Park butts up against the scruffy edges of Brighton. There were some quiet, peaceful sections and some nice views of the sea. I encountered some horses and riders on the bridlepaths, sheep in the fields but no cattle. There were a number of gates but no stiles. Some of the paths were slippery with chalky mud. There is a corner shop at the half way point at the edge of Saltdean, but no other facilities....
Bostal Boy added Peanew two, a new walk from Peacehaven to NewhavenWalk this route
The upper path along the levee bank is more overgrown. A new cycle path called the Egrets Way has been laid below the levee bank for part of the route....
Peacehaven and Newhaven are blessed with wonderful clifftop views....
Some steep parts, but was accompanied by a mobile octagenarian so good accessibility....
The Highway is an unmade road that passes through a static caravan park and past scattered houses as the outskirts of Peacehaven and Newhaven merge into each other around the phone mast on Rushy Hill. From here the route descends into Newhaven, close by the old Norman church of St....
Oddly, once the route hits the outskirts of Peacehaven, the planner has taken the route away from the cliffs and onto the main road for a mile....
Route follows the river Ouse for the majority and then follows a tarmacked bridleway over the hill into Peacehaven....
Slow Ways added Peanew one, a new walk from Peacehaven to NewhavenWalk this route
Slow Ways added Salpea one, a new walk from Saltdean to PeacehavenWalk this route