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Foredown Tower

Average Rating:    (5 of 5)

No. of Reviews: 2

Great 30mile route that has some excellent down hills and good trail riding. The decent down to Findon is a fast blast and the hill up from the Henfield road is a killer. To join up with the track heading east by Mile Oak Farm back to the tower is steep and grassy.
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Trail Directions
Park up outside the Tower which can be reached via the A27 Brighton by pass and turn off following the signposts to Shoreham, from there follow the signs to Foredown Tower. Head north taking the left-hand track after the bridge. Follow the trail up to the South Downs way, turn left and follow the Way until you get the Chanctonbury Ring, from here brake off of the south downs way and head south for Findon and turn left up to Cissbury, follow the trail due east back to the river Adur, then take the Down link trail up to Bramber, head through Bramber, following the signs to Henfield. Take the steep track off the road to the top of the Downs again. Head back to Foredown Tower Via Southwick Hill and Mile Oak Farm.
Trail Length
30 miles
Trail Level
Trail Type
Singletrack & Fire Roads
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Review Date
August 22, 2002

Overall Rating
 5 of 5

Ridden Trail:
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Reviewed by: ********* , from Bugers Hole

Watch out for the 7ft drop, its about half way down by this time you'll be going 25mph+ its a bit hairy!!!!

Recommended Route:
A Better SUPER DH trail then that is on clayton hill, if you find the house with a train track going under neath it, go off down the road opposite, go past the church and you'll see a path going up!!! Follow this path all the way to the top then turn left and keep going till you get to a fence.Once your at the fence look left and you'll see a little opening under the tree's go down there.....be carefull at first!!!!

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Review Date
February 15, 2001

Overall Rating
 5 of 5

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Reviewed by: Bill , from Brighton

Very good biking to be had in the area. Loads and loads of trails to explore. The foredown tower is a quiter place to start then the more popular Devils Dyke hotspot

Recommended Route:
Start at the Foredown Tower Car Park and take one of the many routes north. Go and explore

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