GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

The Trundle

1 miles (2 km)

Climb to Trundle Hill and enjoy wonderful views over the South Downs on this walk in the Chichester area. The Iron Age Hillfort sits in an elevated position on St Roche's Hill above Goodwood Racecourse, just to the south of the village of Singleton. You can park at the Seven Points car park, just to the west of the hill, at the end of Town Lane. From here you can pick up a section of the Monarch's Way long distance trail to take you up to the hill. From the 675 feet (206m) summit there are great views of Sussex, Hampshire and the English Channel.You can turn it into a circular walk by continuing along the path towards Goodwood racecourse and then following another bridleway back to the car park.
The hill is part of the larger Goodwood Country Park where you can enjoy miles of walking trails through woodland and countryside.


PO18 0SP - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

The Trundle OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

The Trundle Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

Head west from the hill and you could pick up the Centurion Way. This easy shared cycling and walking trail runs along the old Midhurst and Chichester railway track from Chichester to West Dean.

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby


The Trundle, St.Roche's Hill, Sussex - - 1757079

The Trundle, St.Roche's Hill, Sussex Hill fort on the summit of St.Roche's Hill. The circular earthworks can be seen, and a path runs along the top. At this exposed location, the effects of the wind can be felt when standing on the earthworks. However, the lee side of the earthworks is quite sheltered.

The Trundle. - - 176137

Trundle probably comes from the Old English trendel, a circle or hoop. The fort itself is circular in shape and is surrounded by a low circular rampart which is topped by a chalky path today.

GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

The Trundle.mmo (On Desktop:Right Click>'Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold >Share>Save to Files)