This amazing run follows the Wayfarers Way from Coombe gibbet in the North of Hampshire to Emsworth in the South.
71 miles of lovely trail. The footpath approximates an ancient route that might have been used by drovers taking cattle for export. It passes through the towns of New Alresford, Droxford, Hambledon, Havant and Emsworth and the villages of North Oakley, Deane, Dummer, Brown Candover, Abbotstone, Cheriton, Hinton Ampner, Kilmeston, Soberton, and Denmead.
Thing to look out for along the way.
- Fort Purbrook
- The source of the River Itchen
- Tidley Hill
- Watership Down
- Ladle Hill and Iron Age hillfort and SSSI
- Pilot Hill and Dean Hill
- Walbury Hill and the Iron Age hillfort of Walbury Camp.
There is a generous 24 hour cut off on this event with a great support team to help you along the way. The route is very well marked with the footpath tags so will be self navigating, Maps and Gpx will be made available.
Aid stations every 15 miles. Chip timing for instant results.
|Date||12th October, 2019|
|Start||1000hrs Linkenholt Activity Center , Linkenholt, Andover SP11 0EA|
|Support||Aid stations every 15 miles. Full medical support.|