How to get here

By train

Lewes 4 miles; Cooksbridge 2 miles. Good rail links from London to Haywards Heath and London to Lewes

By road

Follow B2116 west of Lewes (postcode: BN7 3QN). Small lay-by below on B2116 for parking (free, open 24 hours), entrance to Blackcap opposite lay-by

Parking: Ssmall lay-by on B2116 for parking (free, open 24 hours), entrance to Blackcap opposite lay-by

By foot

By bus

Service 166, Lewes to Haywards Heath; service 824, Lewes to Burgess Hill. See Countryliner for timetable. Alight at The Blacksmith's Arms at Offham then, with the pub directly on your right, walk along main road until you reach the public access sign, then follow path to Blackcap. Alternatively, alight at the Half Moon at Plumpton then walk to crossroads, cross main road and go along track opposite Plumpton Lane. Bear left at top of ridge and follow straight to Blackcap

By cycle

The South Downs Way passes Blackcap, which then links to a network of bridleways and country lanes

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