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explorekent.org

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Visits to the Website565
Overview

'Explore Kent is a Kent County Council led partnership initiative with public, private and voluntary sector partners that promote and actively encourage Kent's residents to access, enjoy and benefit from the great natural resources that Kent has to offer. We also work alongside our friends at Visit Kent to promote Kent to the wider UK and European community as an outdoor leisure destination.'

Walks described here by
See also

Recreational Walks in Kent [Wikipedia]

County (Historic)
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www.goc.org.uk/groups/eastkent

Visits to the Website195
Overview

'The East Kent Group generally walk on the last Sunday of each month 8 -10 miles all day walks, bring your own luch with pub / cafe stops for drinks.'

County (Historic)
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www.fancyfreewalks.org/Kent.html

Visits to the Website208
Overview

Details of about three dozen walks, all freely available to download.

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County (Historic)
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www.highweald.org

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Visits to the Website323
Overview

'The High Weald is a fantastic place to walk. There is an amazing network of paths (2395km) as well as lots of countryside sites (61) owned by organisations such as the National Trust, RSPB, Woodland Trust and Forestry Commission.'

County (Historic)
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www.kentdowns.org.uk/visiting/walking

Visits to the Website662
Overview

'The Kent Downs are well served by an extensive network of Public Rights of Way and permissive access routes – offering a variety of walks for everyone. You’ll be amazed at what you’ll discover when you leave the roads behind ...'

County (Historic)
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www.kentcht.nhs.uk/our-services/health-improvement/health-walks/

Visits to the Website78
Overview

'Short, local walks designed to help you to get active, get outdoors and meet new people. Led by friendly volunteers, Health Walks are especially good for people who are recovering from illness, or who just need a bit of extra motivation to take more exercise. Walks usually take from 45 minutes to an hour and a half, and leave from central locations such as your local library or leisure centre. There’s no need to book, just turn up and join in!'

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Kent Community Health

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www.kent-life.co.uk/out-about/walks

Visits to the Website303
Overview

'Kent Life brings together everything you love about your county in a monthly glossy celebrating the finer things in life. It is always relevant, informative and entertaining to our readers The magazine offers readers with a passion for their region a comprehensive diary of events and a guide to what's on, what to see and where to be seen.'

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Kent Life

County (Historic)
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www.ldwakent.org.uk/ldwakent.html

Visits to the Website257
Overview

'One of the earlier groups in the Association, Kent Group of the LDWA was established in 1974. It is an active group with over 100 current members.'

County (Historic)
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www.kentramblers.org.uk

Visits to the Website343
Overview

'Kent is the fourth largest of the Ramblers' sixty or so Areas.  Within Kent Area we have thirteen Groups that organise varied walking and social programmes and support our work to safeguard the interests of walkers in Kent.'

County (Historic)
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www.walkingclub.org.uk/walks/kent.shtml

Visits to the Website133
Overview

Details of over sixty Walks via the Club Website's 'Walks by Tag' facility.

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County (Historic)
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www.visitkent.co.uk/things-to-do/active-and-outdoors/walks-in-kent

Visits to the Website354
Overview

'Kent is a place to just pick up your pack and go. Here day hikes and long distance trails deliver wide horizons, stunning scenery, rich history and an exhilarating sense of freedom ... For more than 70 walks, complete with information and downloadable guides, visit Explore Kent or check out their short walking film.'

County (Historic)
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www.walkingworld.com/Walks/England/South%20England/Kent.aspx

Visits to the Website151
Overview

Over seventy Walks around and about the County of Kent: 'Once you have paid your Subscription access to the walks is totally free. There are no restrictions on the numbers of walks you can download and print out during the year ... On Walkingworld you can find over 6500 routes, contributed by more than 450 walk authors.'

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www.whitecliffscountryside.org.uk

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Visits to the Website377
Overview

'The White Cliffs Countryside Partnership (WCCP) has done a lot to encourage walking and improve walking facilities in East Kent.  You can explore the 17 nature and history trails, 57 country walks in 6 walks' packs, 8 town walks and 7 long distance walking trails, In addition, there are many countryside sites where you can walk freely.'

County (Historic)
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www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/d...

Visits to the Website640
Distance (miles)19
Starting fromCrayford Ness
Overview

'The beauty of the Darent Valley has inspired generations of artists and writers eager to capture the essence of this classic English countryside with its rolling hills, luxuriant meadows and picturesque riverside villages.'

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County (Historic)
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www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/e...

Visits to the Website537
Distance (miles)22
Starting fromHythe
Overview

'From the seaside bustle of the south coast, through to the historic city of Canterbury, the Elham Valley Way meanders through ancient woodlands, secret byways and charming, unspoilt villages'

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Locality
County (Historic)
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www.thehiker.co.uk/routes/kent-and-sussex-shoreline-walks-1-10/

Visits to the Website209
Overview

'Since 2012 I have explored over 140 miles of Kent & Sussex shoreline in day walks. My intention is to publish an ebook of my journey for everyone to enjoy ...' Sixty Walks in total.

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The Hiker

County (Historic)
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www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/volunteering/countryside-volunteering/kent...

Visits to the Website196
Overview

'We're looking for enthusiastic, dedicated volunteers with the passion, knowledge and skills to help people enjoy the Garden of England. You may have experience in: [1] leisure and recreational activities including walking, horse riding, cycling, carriage driving and motor vehicle use of byways - - - : [2] farming or land management - - - : [3] nature conservation - - - : [4] history or archaeology - - - : [5] rural business - - - : [6] tourism - - - : [7] minority groups - - - : [8] access for disabled people'

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Kent County Council

County (Historic)
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kentishthames.wordpress.com

Visits to the Website528
Distance (miles)36
Starting fromDartford Station
Overview

'A walk along the banks of the Thames in Kent, one of the most unknown and amazing walks in South-East England.'

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Chris Smith

Locality
County (Historic)
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www.ruralkent.org.uk/community-rail/RailTrails.htm

Visits to the Website307
Overview

'Whether you want beautiful countryside, coastal scenery, industrial archaeology or military history, you can access them all via the Medway Valley Line and SwaleRail ...'

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record968

www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/m...

Visits to the Website518
Distance (miles)28
Starting fromTonbridge
Overview

'Ancient castles, historic villages and some of Kent's finest wildlife sites are to be discovered along the Medway Valley Walk, which runs from Tonbridge to Rochester.'

Walks described here by
County (Historic)
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www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/s...

Visits to the Website454
Distance (miles)160
Starting fromGravesend
Overview

'Imagine stepping back in time and discovering the coastline of the Garden of England as it stood more than 1,600 years ago. The Saxon Shore Way long distance walking route is named after the line of historic fortifications that defended the Kent coast at the end of the Roman era.'

Walks described here by
Locality
County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record875

www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/s...

Visits to the Website400
Distance (miles)58
Starting fromLenham
Overview

'Follows the route of the River Stour from its source at Lenham, in the heart of the Garden of England, to the historic city of Canterbury and down to the Straits of Dover near Pegwell Bay.'

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County (Historic)
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www.ldwa.org.uk/ldp/members/show_path.php?path_name=Timeball+%26+Telegraph+Trail

Visits to the Website77
Distance (miles)97
Starting fromDeal
Overview

Walk connecting two Timeballs, one in Deal, the other in Greenwich, which used to be synchronized via the Telegraph wires of the South Eastern Railway.

Walks described here by
Locality
County (Historic)
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www.kentramblers.org.uk/KentWalks/

Visits to the Website333
Overview

Long Distance and Other Named Walks 'Kent is blessed with many long-distance and other named walks. These are listed ... and we hope to provide more information about all of them in due course.'

Other Walks 'We have selected some of our favourite walks and provided detailed route descriptions along with maps and items of interest.'

Description from

Kent Ramblers

See also

Walking Guides [Kent Ramblers] | Recreational Walks in Kent [Wikipedia]

County (Historic)
Views of 'Full' Record653

www.kent.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/parks-and-outdoor-activities/find-a-walk/w...

Visits to the Website365
Distance (miles)80
Starting fromGravesend
Overview

'Follow the Wealdway through the heart of the Kent and Sussex countryside, from the Thames Estury at Gravesend to the popular pier at Eastbourne - a resort which grew in importance with the 18th century enthusiasm for seabathing.'

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