44d – Hastings Country Park Part II

Hastings Country Park – how we enjoyed our time here!

Looking Back to Fairlight GlenSome of the paths were steep and almost jungle-like.

Steps in Hastings Country ParkSome of it was quite craggy.

Crags at Hastings Country ParkWe saw a tree which must rank amongst the best-looking trees in Britain.

Curly Tree at Hastings Country ParkUp and down we went, huffing and puffing our way over the hills.

Approaching HastingsIt got a little tiring in places.

Rest TimeOne of our company seemed to like her rest stops a little too much.

“You can’t rest here, Auntie Jenny – it’s too muddy!”

“Leave me alone!  I want to sleep!”

Auntie Jenny Takes a TumbleBut eventually all good things have to come to an end.  We walked right through the Country Park, onto East Hill and down into Hastings.

Points on this part of the walk (copy and paste the co-ordinates into Google Earth):

  • Start of Hastings Country Park:  N 50° 52.267 E 000° 39.418
  • End of Hastings Country Park and East Hill:  N 50° 51.435 E 000° 35.777

Walk #44 Statistics (of which this post forms the fourth part):

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3 Responses to 44d – Hastings Country Park Part II

  1. Jody says:

    Beautiful cliffs and trees and paths. & Now I really do see the importance of a good, sturdy pair shoes!

  2. Jill says:

    What a great looking park! I was hoping that you guys had visited Dripping Well – I am curious as to what that was all about…

    • Wingclipped says:

      It’s a small waterfall – I wish we had seen it. According to one website it is where John Logie Baird drew inspiration for inventing the television. I find this strange; when I am out in a country park television is typically the last thing on my mind!

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