Explore Kent Challenge
Challenge yourself to a long distance walking route!
Fancy a challenge that will make you feel
great and have fun at the same time?
Kent has a wonderful selection of long
distance walks that take you along soaring cliff tops, past
historic monuments and through sleepy villages.
The challenge is to walk the entire length of
just one of Kent's long distance paths.
You don't need to walk the whole route in one
go, you can walk the route at your leisure.
If you complete this challenge, you will be
awarded the prestigious Explore Kent Challenge Certificate!
Choose from the following walks:
- Darent Valley Path
19 miles (30km), Dartford to Sevenoaks
15 miles (24km), Edenbridge to Tonbridge
22.5 miles (36km), Canterbury to Hythe
108 miles (174km), Hamstreet in Kent to Haslemere in
- High Weald Landscape
90 miles (145km), Rye in East Sussex to Horsham in
- Medway Valley Walk
28 miles (45km), Tonbridge to Rochester
153 miles (246km), Dover in Kent to Farnham in
- Royal Military Canal Path
28 miles (45km), Seabrook in Kent to Cliff End in East
160 miles (257km), Gravesend in Kent to Hastings in East
58 miles (93km), Lenham, via Canterbury to Pegwell Bay
- Tunbridge Wells Circular
27.5 miles (44km), around Tunbridge Wells
80 miles (127km), River Thames at Gravesend to
Eastbourne in Sussex
When you have completed the challenge,
simply fill out our
online form or call 08458 247600 with your name, address
and the name of the path you have walked. We will post your
certificate to you free of charge.
If you need to report a problem on this route
please call 0845 345 0210 or use the online
reporting tool. You can then choose to receive regular updates
about the progress of your report.