Walk es100 Seven Sisters and Westdean from East Dean

An undulating cliff top walk with fine views


Route outline for walk es100:

East Dean  -  The South Downs Way  -  The Seven Sisters  -  Went Hill  -  Michel Dean  -  Bailey's Hill  -  Flathill Bottom  -  Flat Hill  -  Flagstaff Bottom  -  Flagstaff Brow  -  Gap Bottom  -  Brass Point  -  Rough Bottom  -  Rough Brow  -  Limekiln Bottom  -  Short Brow  -  Short Bottom  -  Haven Brow  -  Cliff End  -  Exceat  -  Westdean  -  Begger's Croft  -  Friston Forest  -  Middle Brow  -  Friston Hill  -  Friston Place  -  East Dean



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

The Seven Sisters that make up the famous Seven Sisters Chalk Cliffs in East Sussex are - from West (Cuckmere Haven) to East (Beachy Head): Haven Brow; Short Brow; Rough Brow; Brass Point; Flat Hill; Bailey's Hill and Went Hill

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The South Downs Way, a 162km (101 miles) linear footpath connecting Eastbourne (Holywell) in East Sussex, England with Winchester in Hampshire, England. The South Downs Way is waymarked by a National Trail acorn. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The South Downs Way.

This walk is on Ordnance Survey Maps:

OS Explorer Map OL25
1:25,000 scale (Orange Covers)

OS Landranger Map 199
1:50,000 scale (Pink Covers)


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk es100 Seven Sisters and Westdean from East Dean

In no particular order . . .

Walk es100 Seven Sisters and Westdean from East Dean - The plaque on the house in the previous photo in East Dean

The plaque on the house in the previous photo in East Dean

Photo: David Clowes (2)

Walk es100 Seven Sisters and Westdean from East Dean - Cuckmere Haven from The Seven Sisters Chalk Cliffs

Cuckmere Haven from The Seven Sisters Chalk Cliffs

Photo: Anita Powell (3)

Walk es100 Seven Sisters and Westdean from East Dean - The Seven Sisters Chalk Cliffs

The Seven Sisters Chalk Cliffs

Photo: Anita Powell (2)

Walk es100 Seven Sisters and Westdean from East Dean - The Seven Sisters Chalk Cliffs

The Seven Sisters Chalk Cliffs

Photo: Anita Powell (1)

Walk es100 Seven Sisters and Westdean from East Dean - The (fictional) home of Sherlock Holmes, East Dean

The (fictional) home of Sherlock Holmes, East Dean

Photo: David Clowes (1)

Walk es100 Seven Sisters and Westdean from East Dean - On top of The Seven Sisters with Cuckmere Haven in the background

On top of The Seven Sisters with Cuckmere Haven in the background

Photo: Chris Mathieson (4)

Walk es100 Seven Sisters and Westdean from East Dean - The South Downs Way in East Sussex

The South Downs Way in East Sussex

Photo: Keith Roobottom (1)


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