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Folkestone to Dover along the North Downs Way
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Photo from the walk - Folkestone to Dover along the North Downs Way

County/Area - Kent

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.2 miles / 13.3 km

Ascent - 900 feet / 273 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This linear Kent walk follows the coast between Folkestone and Dover using the North Downs Way Nationanl Trail for much of the way. The views especially at the Dover end of the walk area excellent. To return to the start use the regular train service that runs along the foot of the cliffs. A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).


 

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