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Stage 01: St Martha’s Hill to Rudgwick — Downs Link

Stage 01: St Martha’s Hill to Rudgwick — Downs Link

14.4 mi
2.3 mph
750 ft
975 ft
Expert Hiking Tour. Very good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

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Includes an off-grid segment

Navigation instructions may be limited.

192 yd in total

Tour Overview

Starting Point
0.52 mi

St Martha's Hill

Hiking Highlight

2.02 mi


Hiking Highlight

3.88 mi

Chinthurst Hill

Hiking Highlight

14.4 mi



Tour Profile

  • Elevation
  • Waytypes & Surfaces


Mountain Hiking Path: < 109 yd
Hiking Path: 7.46 mi
Path: 5.79 mi
Footpath: < 109 yd
Street: 0.33 mi
Road: 0.66 mi
Off-grid (unknown): 192 yd


Natural: 136 yd
Unpaved: 4.91 mi
Gravel: 6.64 mi
Paved: 0.59 mi
Asphalt: 139 yd
Unknown: 2.10 mi

Weather Forecast


Dan Hobson planned a hike.

January 13, 2020


  • Dan Hobson

    The first stage begins on a hilltop near a lonely church and passes through a picturesque-patchwork of countryside.


    It may seem odd that the Downs Link starts on top of St Martha’s Hill. However, the route was designed to link the North Downs Way with the South Downs Way, and this is where it meets its

    January 14, 2020

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