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King's Wood

White Hill, Challock TN25 4DG, England
+44 1233 664987
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Superb place for outdoor activities, stretching between Ashford and Chilham. We walked the length... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2015
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Stunning and costs nothing

What an amazing place to wander in especially at this time of year. So many things to see no... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2015
via mobile
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
White Hill, Challock TN25 4DG, England
+44 1233 664987
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Reviewed 9 May 2015

Superb place for outdoor activities, stretching between Ashford and Chilham. We walked the length of the forest along North Downs Way, enjoying autumn countryside. Great views over east Kent from both entry points, with some historic points, such as ancient deer trap in shape of...More

1  Thank endrju_74
Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

What an amazing place to wander in especially at this time of year. So many things to see no matter what your age as we all get different things from so many things . We live not far from here but find it an amazing...More

4  Thank Lollipopsbaby
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Oh my, what a spectacular photographic trip to Kings Wood, Challock. If you are looking for mature trees stretching to the skies, then make your way to the Sculpture ares (another good place for photographs. We found bluebells in abundance - Oh to be in...More

3  Thank MaWibbley
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Just been to a play area with grandkids and wanted somewhere else to wear them out have been a while ago was a good walk still lots to see when we return.

2  Thank mark_keefe
Reviewed 28 April 2014

We visited Kings Wood on Sunday and WOW.... what an amazing place!! I have never seen so many bluebells in one place. It was just beautiful! I imagine it would be lovely in any season though. Although there were lots of cars in the car...More

1  Thank lgillon8477
Reviewed 22 April 2014

This is a really wonderful place in April as the carpet of bluebells is fabulous. Do go early in the morning as it does get busy with noisy people and their shouty children. In the early morning light with the blue of the flowers it...More

2  Thank Dean0323
Reviewed 21 April 2014

Living in Challock King's Wood is a hop and a step from my home, but I would happily travel to walk in the woods. They are lovely at all times of the year, but especially in April and May when the bluebells are SUPERB. We...More

4  Thank swiftfrank
Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

King wood great place for walking and wonderful to fine artist work in there seasonal it great time when ever I do myself love spring time there

4  Thank mrbennett_12
Reviewed 24 December 2013

If you visit Challock and don't walk in Kings wood you are missing out!! Spring, Summer,Autumn ot Winter its amazing

5  Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 6 November 2013 via mobile

Terrifying. I was having a lovely walk....then noticed something in the undergrowth. My three dogs were standing completely frozen next to me. They usually chase anything, pheasants, rabbits etc. it was large and dark and up to now i have been cynical about big cats....never...More

10  Thank stilldancin
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Sophie W
15 April 2017|
Response from jakeshep90 | Reviewed this property |
Yea there is a couple and both the ones I have seen have lots of newts in them me and my girlfriend sat by the pond and had our lunch was really nice 😀
Juliet t
10 March 2017|
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Response from vinmin | Reviewed this property |
I would say try early April or even mid april as the daffodils are out but we still have tulips season before the blue bells. As some years ago it has been as late as end of April too. The bluebells last almost 3 weeks i... More
John H
10 July 2016|
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Response from ropeguru | Reviewed this property |
Dear John, Having some experience with the dreaded Knotweed, generally speaking the forestry commission would employ a contractor to remove this or spray it at least. Obviously this will not eradicate the weed entirely... More