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Metropolitan Walkers Group

The London-based hiking group for people in their 20s - 30s.

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Overview

Walk route leads to Delaware farm and then along the Eden Valley Walk footpath for almost the rest of the walk; it will be undulating for up to 10.5 miles then relatively flat.

We will take in the villages of Hever (4.3 miles), Chiddingstone (6.5 miles) and Penshurst (9.25 miles). We will also stop at the church in each village. Pub/tea room stop in Chiddingstone and a picnic lunch. Walk will end at Tonbridge Castle where there will be an option of another pub visit.

Please bring a packed lunch.

Travel: Take 9:21 from London Bridge, change at Redhill (arr. 9:52, dep. 10:00), arr. 10:16 Edenbridge.

Buy return to Tonbridge.

Saturday, 18 May 2024
Start time:
10:20 am
Estimated finish time:
4:45 pm
Difficulty:
Moderate
Distance:
24km / 14.9mi
Ascent:
221.6m / 727ft
Type:
linear

Meet on railway station platform on south side of station.

Features

  • Refreshments available (Pub/cafe)
  • Toilets available
  • Accessible by public transport
  • No car needed

Starting point

Grid reference:
TQ 44066 47439
Nearest postcode:
TN8 6EW
what3words:
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Start time:
10:20 am

Edenbridge Station.

Finishing point

Grid reference:
TQ 58792 45981
Nearest postcode:
TN9 2BB
what3words:
payer.star.slowly
Estimated finish time:
4:45 pm

Tonbridge Station

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking