Hike and bike your way around the South Downs. With so many routes to explore and scenery to enjoy, a trip to Petworth is not complete without getting active in nature.
Cycling in the South Downs
Petworth is an ideal location to set out on a long bike ride. Head up to the Surrey Hills or down to the coast and when you return we will be waiting for you with comfortable accommodation and delicious meals to refuel your energy.
If you are looking for a walk during a short stay in Petworth, why not start with a walk around the grounds and deer park of Petworth House. The gardens were landscaped by Capability Brown and offer plenty of routes to explore.
The South Downs is popular walking destination with many routes of varying difficulty available.
For those looking for greater challenge visit the South Downs official website to download maps of walking routes all across the area
Dogs are a big part of our Petworth community and we love when you bring your four legged friends to stay with us. Be sure to visit The Angel Inn where you and your dog can stop for food, drinks and even stay overnight. Visit Pup and Away for recommendations of dog walks in the area.