South Downs Outdoor Activities Guide

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outdoor activities in the south downs


WALKING
CYCLING WATERSPORTS ROCKS+CLIMBING HORSE RIDING GLIDING+KITING FISHING GOLF

The south downs provide an ideal location for a huge array of outdoor adventures. With its varied landscape offering perfect conditions for a large number of different activites. The downs are of course a well known rambling and walking destination and The South Downs Way one of Englands “National Trails” passes through the heart of the the Dales. So if you are looking for white knuckle thrills or family friendy fun and evreything inbetween, you will find it here:

For centres that offer multiple / varied activites, inc water sports try  South Downs Outdoor Activity Centres

South Downs Walking: rambling, hiking, orienteering footpaths and trails
The South Downs are a famous walking destination with a long history as one of Englands most appealing hiking destinations, and therfore a well established and well known footpath network covering the entire National Park

 



South Downs Wheels: bike hire, mtb, cycling, mountain biking, mountain boarding, quad biking, and kite boarding

 

 



South Downs Water Sports: white water rafting, sailing, wind surfing, water skiing, jet skiing, wake boarding, boat hire / fishing, swimming, scuba diving snorkeling, para-sailing, kite boarding, canoeing / kayaking and kite surfing

 

 


WALKING CYCLING WATERSPORTS ROCKS+CLIMBING HORSE RIDING GLIDING+KITING FISHING GOLF
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South Downs Rocks and Water: canyoning, pot holing, caving, coasteering, river scrambling, climbing, rock climbing and absailing

 

 



South Downs Fishing , angling, fly-fishing

 

 


South Downs Golf, golf courses, golf clubs, golf shops

 

 



South DownsHorse Riding horse riding and stables

 

 



South Downs Air Sports: gliding, para-gliding, hang-gliding, parachuting, flying and kiting