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White Horse Wood Country Park

Detling Hill, Maidstone ME14 3JE, England
+44 1303 266327
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Dog walk

Visited here after passing every day on the way to work. What a lovely country park. We parked up... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
hellymcg
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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice park with great views and an interesting ruin

Well organised park. The views are great. It is located at the top of Detling Hill so it overlooks... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
FSR1977
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent33%
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  • Average25%
  • Poor3%
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“castle ruins” (5 reviews)
“open space” (4 reviews)
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Detling Hill, Maidstone ME14 3JE, England
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+44 1303 266327
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here after passing every day on the way to work. What a lovely country park. We parked up which cost around £2 and walked our dog around the park! It was very hilly so probably wouldn't be good for people who struggle with mobility....More

Thank hellymcg
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Well organised park. The views are great. It is located at the top of Detling Hill so it overlooks a large area. Relatively big park but not many trails. Maybe 2 miles worth of well-maintained trails. Pets are allowed and it appears that the owners...More

Thank FSR1977
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Nice little country park for a short visit. Car park is a quid during the week or park in the lane nearby for free. Lots of information boards with maps showing walking routes etc. Picnic tables near car park but no toilets or cafe so...More

Thank Tricky_Dicky69
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I've been to a dozen country parks and they've all been lovely; all have had loos and most have cafes. This park at neither. Really there isn't much to it. There are less than 2 miles of trails, though what there is is well maintained....More

Thank Pen_E_Littlebottom
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

First time at white horse wood country park, lovely open space and beautiful views shame there no facilities there Car park is £1.50 at weekends and £1.00 through the week Our dog love the freedom to run around and explore ,

1  Thank FrancesR66
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Nice place to walk the dog , has a car park but you have to pay ...could do with tolets and a small cafe ...good views over maidstone ....

Thank kingsAshford
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Having said there is not much there, parking is free. Good access for disabled and stunning views across to Maidstone on a good day. You can walk from here along the North Downs either East or West . There are some nice circular walks which...More

Thank Cudowna8758
Reviewed 26 November 2016

A picturesque srea to look and landscape and walk the dog, easy to get to just off Detling Hill area.

Thank Malcolm H
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I go here quite a bit but I access it from the road that runs from the black horse at thurnham. It has amazing views and its great for my dogs. You can access the pilgrims way from here and literally walk for miles and...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We visited the location today for a morning walk with our two dogs. The car park was empty when we arrived. Had the whole country park to ourselves was lovely. Parking meter was working fine and we found the parking fee to be reasonable. The...More

Thank K4581
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