This pleasant circular walk from the East Sussex village of Crowhurst takes you to the nearby Fore Wood RSPB Nature Reserve.
You can reach the reserve by following the Bexhill link of the 1066 Country Walk north from the village. The waymarked trail will take you into Fore Woods where there are a number of walking trails to explore. These peaceful bluebell woods are run by the RSPB and include a number of steep-sided ravines (ghylls) where rare ferns grow. Keep your eyes peeled for birds including Marsh Tit, Redwing and Chaffinch as you make your way along the trails.
Crowhurst Ordnance Survey Map - view and print off detailed OS map
Crowhurst Open Street Map - view and print off detailed map
Crowhurst OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking
Crowhurst Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking
Walks near Crowhurst
- Hastings Circular Walk - This fine circular walk around Hastings visits the coast and countryside to the east of the town
- Hastings Country Park - Enjoy over 600 acres of beautiful parkland and coast on this circular route in Hastings
- Hastings to Winchelsea Coastal Walk - This lovely walk follows the Saxon Shore Way and the Royal Military Canal Path from Hastings to Winchelsea
- 1066 Country Walk - Follow in the steps of William the Conqueror on this historic walk through the Sussex countryside which commemorates the famous battle in 1066.
- Saxon Shore Way - Explore Kent's ancient coastline as you visit Iron Age hill forts, cathedrals, Martello towers, historic ports and castles on this incredible 160 mile walk
- Fairlight - This East Sussex based village has some lovely coastal trails, a fine local country park and a canalside path for walkers to try.
Further Information and Other Local Ideas
If you continue north along the 1066 walk link you can visit the historic Battle Abbey, site of the Battle of Hastings.
Head south along the trail and it will take you to the seaside town of Bexhill.
For more walking ideas in the area see the Sussex Walks and the High Weald Walks page.