Butcher’s Wood Walk (PDF, Visit Hassocks)
- 2 miles circular walk
- pub and cafes in Hassocks, Greyhound in Keymer .
- accessible by bus and train
An easy, mainly level stroll, through Butchers Wood with fine views of the Downs. Butchers Wood is managed by the Woodland Trust and lies in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Ancient oak woodland is complimented by hazel, bluebells and other flora. The wood is particularly lovely in the Spring..
Butchers Wood and the fields in the second half of the walk can be muddy in winter and following wet weather.
This is Walk 1 of the ‘Circular Walks Around Hassocks’ series of walks by the Hassocks Community Partnership.