Tunbridge Wells, circular, High rocks Aerial trail and the Warren

This Scenic trail takes east out of the Spa town of Royal Tunbridge Wells to the Crags at High Rocks, which was made the woodland a resort and tourist attraction in the 17th century with a maze, bowling green, gambling rooms and cold baths. Because of it's unusual geology the area is now a site of special scientific interest. We explore the rocks and take the Aerial walk, a series of bridges linking the tops of the crags we will see the Devils oak and the remains of stone age shelters.

Meeting point, 09.00 at London Bridge station in front of the departure boards near M&S. we will be taking the 09.39 train arriving in Tunbridge Wells at 10.27. journey time 48mins. due back in London 19.30.

Cost, £12.00pp for a group of four adults travelling together (click here) organise fee paid in advance £6 entrance to High Rocks £3.50. Total £21.50 

Grade, moderate 18km/11m on good paths and lanes.

What to bring, (click Here)

Then the route leave Tunbridge wells and joins the spa valley railway which we follow to High Rocks we then pass the moated manor house of Groombridge Place, which featured in the recent film Pride and prejudice, starring Keira Knightley. 

From here the trail turns south to Harrison's rocks then onto Broadwater Warren which was once one of four medieval hunting forests of the High Weald and now a RSPB nature reserve, with remnants of ancient woodland and restored heathland, we walk through the Warren and back to Tunbridge wells where you are welcome to join us for something to eat and a well earned drink, or take the train home

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  • Emma

    was a great day. Thanks Gary

    1 · July 14

  • pau

    LONDON WOULDN'T BE THE SAME WITHOUT THE WEEKEND WALKS, THANKS TO EVERYONE !!!

    3 · July 13

  • Vikki

    Hello! I have just joined, looking forward to a good walk and meeting you all on Saturday! :-)

    3 · July 10

    • Vikki

      Not sure yet Rob, I have a lot going on next month so probably 1 of the ones on the first weekend of Sept, also thinking about maybe one of the trips abroad, how about you?

      July 13

    • Rob B.

      Thinking of long weekend hike to Russia end of August

      July 13

  • Annette

    Fab sunny day with fun people!!!

    1 · July 13

  • CARL

    GREAT DAY OUT

    2 · July 12

    • Boncho

      and Great Dutch victory as well!

      1 · July 13

  • Praful

    Thanks Gary for another enjoyable walk - and thanks everyone for being such good company! GPS details of walk here: http://www.mapmywalk.com/workout/643938499

    2 · July 13

  • Mick D.

    Another great day out, thank you Gary & everyone else :-)

    1 · July 12

  • Bobby

    I had a nice time. Thanks for organizing this :) Even the weather turned out well.

    1 · July 12

  • Will-I-am

    Thanks again Dave for organising today's ramble, was great to meet so many like minded friendly folk :0)

    1 · July 12

  • Angela

    I'm not going to be able to make it today. Got called into work. :( Hope to join another soon.

    July 12

  • yvonne h.

    I cannot make it, have a good time see you soon

    July 12

  • Mick D.

    Morning, we'll meet you at Tunbridge Wells, see ya soon :-)

    1 · July 12

  • Cynthia

    I will also be driving, an suggestions for parking? Also, I would like to brig my son, but I figure out to do +1 and pay on site. Can he still come?

    July 11

    • Gary

      Hi Cynthia, my insurance doesn't cover under 18's sorry

      July 12

  • Gary

    Hi Guys, forecast for Tunbridge is good for today, light cloud, see you there : )
    Gary

    July 12

  • Will-I-am

    Hi Gary I'm going to drive to Tunbridge wells and meet you all at the station, any suggestions for parking ?

    1 · July 11

  • Penny

    Hiya Gary, I'll meet you guys at T/Wells station!
    See you tomorrow!

    1 · July 11

  • A former member
    A former member

    I can't make it tomorrow if anyone is still interested to take my place? Hopefully join on the next one...

    1 · July 11

  • Gonçalo M.

    A professional commitment came up, will have to rain check. :( Any ideia when will you repeat this walk, Gary?

    July 10

    • Gary

      Hi Goncalo, I'll be repeating this walk late spring next year

      1 · July 11

    • Gonçalo M.

      Ouh, so late :(

      July 11

  • Andrew

    Gary - I plan to meet you at Tunbridge Wells station

    1 · July 11

  • Gary

    Hi Gary, I will meet you guys at Tunbridge Wells train station. Gary

    1 · July 11

  • Will-I-am

    All signed up and ready for action :0) looking forward to meeting you all and taking in a bit of nature and exercise

    1 · July 10

  • Elsie

    Shame, shame - I so wanna do this walk but now have other commitments. Hope it will be repeated soon. Have fun all

    1 · July 10

  • Julija M.

    Sorry Gary, can't make it this Saturday. Have changed my RSVP. Hope to join your group for another walk in the near future!

    July 10

  • A former member
    A former member

    hi Gary, Is it still OK to buy the ticket on the day in order to qualify for the group ticket discount? I normally always drive so I need some guidance please.
    Thanks!

    July 8

    • Gary

      Hi Joe, I'll be sending out an email to attendees on Thursday, this will include my contact number

      July 9

    • A former member
      A former member

      hi Gary, I get several 100s of emails a day so yours may have been shredded along the way. If you could kindly add 999 in the subject line and resend then I will definitely get it as I have filters set up for various keywords to weed through the garbage. Thanks!

      July 9

  • Sarah

    My first walk - looking forward to meeting you all on Saturday! Sarah

    1 · July 8

  • Sophie

    Sorry Gary, car to take to the Garage this time! Saturdays seems to always have something !;-(

    July 8

  • yvonne h.

    will meet you at tunbridge wells train station this ok

    1 · June 12, 2014

    • Gary

      Hi Yvonne, fine with me.

      July 5

  • A former member
    A former member

    Meet you at the train station gary

    1 · July 4, 2014

  • James

    Unfortunately can't make it so my spot if free :)

    July 4, 2014

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