Greensand Hills

Route: From the village of Westerham, birthplace of James Wolfe, we hike through the Kent Downs National Landscape with breathtaking views over the surrounding countryside. We ascend through woodland to the Greensand Way, walking over Toys Hill, Ide Hill, Mariners Hill and Crockham Hill.  We also pass the beautiful Emmetts Gardens and historic Chartwell where Winston Churchill lived, before descending back to Westerham.

Refreshments and toilets available at the beginning, middle and end of the walk.

Train: Monday – Saturday to Oxted station from London Victoria / London Bridge stations; Sunday to Sevenoaks station from London Victoria / London Bridge stations. Click for train info

Bus: Monday – Saturday no. 594 / 595 Click for bus info  from Oxted Station Road East to Westerham Kings Arms ;  Sunday no. 401 from Sevenoaks station to Westerham Green Click for bus info

Parking in Westerham. Click for parking info

Cost: from £40 per person

Available: April – October

Rating: moderate to strenuous.

Distance: 15 miles / 24 km

Duration: 7-8 hours

Ascent: 722 m

Descent: 722 m

To book places on this hike:
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