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Hambrook Marshes

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A lovely walk

We walked from Chartham to Canterbury Westgate Gardens via the Hambrook Marshes and it is a lovely... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
Philippa E
Canterbury, United Kingdom
Riverside walk

Don't miss this fine walking route. Simple two or three mile round trip from Westgate Gardens out... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
Glyn W
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22 Jun 2018
“A lovely walk”
24 Jan 2018
“Riverside walk”
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Whitehall Road, Canterbury CT2 8BQ, England
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

We walked from Chartham to Canterbury Westgate Gardens via the Hambrook Marshes and it is a lovely route following the river. Very safe and quiet, only disturbed by the odd passing cyclist although they were very courteous. It feels like a great example of shared...More

1  Thank Philippa E
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Don't miss this fine walking route. Simple two or three mile round trip from Westgate Gardens out towards Wincheap along the River Stour, Flat pathway - look out for the cyclists and the dog walkers!

Thank Glyn W
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I often do this trip to Windcheap with my two small dogs. They love the fact that they can run freely without the fear of traffic. Along the river Stour here you might see punts along the river with people's laughter as they go past....More

Thank joymarsden
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Great little river side walk for dogs... we often park at pets at home and walk along the river from there. Loads of places to swim for the dog, nice a quiet too

Thank Riksta79
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Easily accessible by a flat walk from the city centre, peaceful area with a profusion of wild flowers and bird life.

Thank Roderick T
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I regularly walk from Wincheap to chartham or to toddlers cove using the path here. The place is so pretty and peaceful I feel lucky to have it so close.

1  Thank kimmyslice
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Lovely long walk for the dog. Be aware that there is often grazing stock in the fields and if there is then your dog should be kept on the lead.

Thank Becky L
Reviewed 26 July 2016

this is a place you can amble along at your on speed with your dog .it is peaceful lovely views thew only down full is not all the dog walkers pick up after there dogs! its not the dogs fault they have to go to...More

Thank markoconnor
Reviewed 19 May 2016

i often use this walk to get to the station from wincheap.Its always relaxing and takes about half an hour,lots to see and they have cattle back in the fields.perfect for joggers,cyclists,families and dog walkers.

Thank michKent
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a delightful 4 mile walk through this part of the Great Stour Way on a bright afternoon. How nice to see a countryside river walk so well used by walkers, runners and cyclists. The river and flood plain contain plenty of wildlife, with...More

1  Thank Planehome
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16 April 2018|
Response from Derek G |
Start at Canterbury Westgate, walk through Westgate Gardens and then on the north bank of the River Stour...