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Hever & Markbeech from Chiddingstone
Introduction to Walk 2427

Photo from the walk - Hever & Markbeech from Chiddingstone

County/Area - Kent

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.9 miles / 9.6 km

Ascent - 350 feet / 106 metres

Time - 3 hours 20 minutes

Grade - easy

A lovely Kent walk that starts from the beautiful village of Chiddingstone and continues to Hever where you can visit the Castle. The route then turns south to Markbeech from where a return to the start is made. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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