Best for paddling...Houghton, nr Stockbridge, Hampshire The chalk stream of the Test rises on Watership down and is crystal clear but cold all year. At Houghton a path leads to a wide chalky bay with a wooden footbridge, it's only one to two feet deep. Entering Houghton find the footpath at the end of the village on the left, called Clarendon Way.
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