'DEVIL’S 8' – Hassocks Circular DAY HIKE - (Strenuous)

TUKI TIGER ADVENTURES - Hiking, Trips & Travel
TUKI TIGER ADVENTURES - Hiking, Trips & Travel
Public group

Hassocks

· Hassocks

How to find us

Platform 2 EXIT to Hassocks Railway Station / No later than the specified WALK START time. If any difficulties, call James on 07742 898844 (texts cannot be replied to).

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Details

HILLY FITNESS WALK

Face your fear! A challenging hike venturing into the wildlands of the glorious South Downs - stunning views, multiple steep hills, traditional operating Windmills & a Devil’s Dyke. A thrilling day out for anyone looking to add some spice to their life.

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HIKE DETAILS
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17 miles (27.4 km) / 1200m ascent / Strenuous / 4 paws
https://www.meetup.com/TukiTiger/pages/[masked]/Hike_Gradings/

FITNESS REQUIRED - Good to strong, capable of climbing & descending potentially steep hills at a quick pace.

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MEETING POINT
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Meet at the ‘Platform 2’ EXIT to Hassocks Station, no later than 9:45.

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TRAVEL
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LONDON BRIDGE STATION
Train Ticket – ‘Return to Hassocks’

8:46 – (Train)
9:45 – (WALK START)

19:00 – (Estimated Finish, NO GUARANTEES!)

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HIKE HIGHLIGHTS
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(#) Sweeping panoramic views of the South Downs
(#) Get up close to the impressive Clayton Windmills
(#) Conquer the challenging Wolstonbury & Newtimber Hills
(#) Venture into the depths of the Devil’s Dyke
(#) Enjoy an outdoor lunch from an impressive hill viewpoint
(#) Visit traditional, character rich, rural countryside villages & pubs.

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TRAIL PHOTOS
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See here:
https://www.meetup.com/TukiTiger/photos/[masked]/

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DAY STRUCTURE
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Extended break for lunch – Hill viewpoint / Optional afternoon & walk end pub stops.

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COST & PAYMENT
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£9 – (Includes guided hike / Excludes train ticket).

To join, RSVP ‘Yes’ & complete PayPal payment. Payments are non-refundable & non-transferable.

Need to sell your place? Please refer to the ‘FAQ’ page for our resale process. You’re not entitled to a refund if you don’t follow the guidelines.
https://www.meetup.com/TukiTiger/pages/[masked]/FAQ/

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WHAT TO BRING
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A torch (Autumn/Winter hikes), face covering, hand sanitiser, basic technical footwear, clothing & equipment are a necessity
Waterproofs essential in bad conditions
Recommend ankle support hiking boots but not essential
No trainers
No jeans
Packed Lunch – sandwiches, soup, high-energy snacks etc.
Water – 1 to 2 litres
Camera & phone
Cash – any other expense.

Please refer to this link for detailed info:
https://www.meetup.com/TukiTiger/pages/[masked]/Hike_Kit_List/

IMPORTANTLY – Remember to smile & have fun!

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COVID 19 SECURE
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Please observe the following guidelines:

* Bring an alcohol sanitiser, a face mask or covering
* Wash or sanitise hands frequently
* Mask up if you use public transport, enter a shop, cafe or pub
* Observe social distancing during the hike

As an organised outdoor activity, we can operate with up to 30 people, however, numbers will be capped to approximately 20.

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SAFETY
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Your guide is an experienced hike leader & qualified Outdoor First Aider.
Extreme weather can dictate an alteration to planned events for your own safety.
Outdoor activities involve a risk of personal injury. Please familiarise yourself with what to bring & be prepared!

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TERMS & CONDITIONS
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By signing up to or attending this event you are confirming you agree to our ‘T&C's'. See below:
https://www.meetup.com/TukiTiger/pages/[masked]/Terms_and_Conditions/