Saturday, 29 April 2017
Start time: 10:30
Strenuous 17 miles / 27.4 km
Travel: Take the 09:36 from Charing Cross arrives Chelsfield at 10:16.
A picturesque walk beginning in Chelsfield and proceeding along the London Loop path towards Keston before continuing down through Biggin Hill Valley. The route continues through Tatsfield Village to Aperfield then follows woodland back up through to Downe which is home to Charles Darwin's former residence (Downe House). The remainder of the walk takes us through Cuckoo Wood and High Elm Country Park before returning to Chelsfield. The walk will be strenuous but promises variety, beautiful scenic spots and perfect timing for bluebells. Lunch Stop: We will stop in Tatsfield, please bring a packed lunch. Pub stop at the end in Chelsfield.
Terrain: Mainly woodland and walking trails
Dropout points: No train stations, various bus routes along the way back to a train stop
Chelsfield Railway Station
Grid reference: TQ468640
Nearest postcode: BR6 6EU
Start time: 10:30
This is a circular walk
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