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West Blean & Thornden Woods

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Lovely woods shame about dogs mess.

We took our grandchildren to these woods on a lovely sunny day. Upon arriving two ladies (who were... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
nicholashutchings1
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Whitstable, United Kingdom
via mobile
We’re Going on a Turd Hunt

I took my two little ones to the woods today. We planned to see what bugs we could find and sing... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
lel1978
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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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“great walk”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

I took my two little ones to the woods today. We planned to see what bugs we could find and sing the lines from the ‘Bear Hunt’ story. As my two are only 5 and 2, of course they noticed there was dog poo everywhere...More

1  Thank lel1978
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We took our grandchildren to these woods on a lovely sunny day. Upon arriving two ladies (who were walking dogs) came over and warned us to be careful with the children as some irresponsible dog owners had not cleared up their dogs mess. With this...More

Thank nicholashutchings1
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

A great walk around the woods. The map now needs changing for the little walk where it starts with the totem poles then as you walk around it a lot of the figures or sculptures have now gone like the ants, wicker man and pigs...More

Thank ellefrances
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We decided to take our new dog for a walk here today, it looked great on the website, with short or long walks, lots for children to see and do, and dog poo bins provided in the car park...... Well what a waste of time...More

5  Thank Lolocoxy
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

These woods are great for long or short walks, there are paths to follow or tracks through the trees! Good for exploring and being with nature, lots of squirrels and birds as well as creepy crawlies and pretty flowers - kids and dogs love it...More

1  Thank louiserr273
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Love this place. With the shortest walk aimed to entertain kids with wood carvings being only 1mile long while if your kids are older more options for longer walks available, all clearly sign posted. Great if you have dogs too as they can be off...More

1  Thank redv180
Reviewed 10 May 2016

love this place- great walk for adults, dogs and kids for sure- fun and exciting for littleuns- like going on a treasure hunt

Thank Ellie M
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Stunning woods for a beautiful lazy weekend walk. The perfect spot for a picnic now the weather is getting warmer. Our favourite place for a stroll.

Thank sarahhadley38
Reviewed 24 December 2015

I walk here every chance I get with my puppy. Its wonderful to watch the season change. Great for the less mobile with paths for mobility scooters wheelchairs and bikes.

Thank Raymond M
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Lovely woods the children love coming here. Its great at any time of year although there can be huge puddles in the winter!

Thank Squish15
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