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East Blean Woods National Nature Reserve

#1 of 1 things to do in Hoath Features Animals
Hicks Forstal Road, Hoath CT3 4JS, England
+44 1622 662012
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A firm favourite

These woods are beautiful! We've made two visits this month. Our first visit we parked where my... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Emma L
via mobile
Great place to go

I love it here as the kids can be free to roam and no worrying! Plenty of exercise and interesting... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2015
Sam J
Margate, United Kingdom
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9 Apr 2017
“A firm favourite ”
7 Mar 2015
“Great place to go”
Hicks Forstal Road, Hoath CT3 4JS, England
+44 1622 662012
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

These woods are beautiful! We've made two visits this month. Our first visit we parked where my iPhone maps pointed us to, which was by the side of the road. Unaware there was a car park further up the road! So we entered the woods...More

Thank Emma L
Reviewed 7 March 2015

I love it here as the kids can be free to roam and no worrying! Plenty of exercise and interesting info about nature there. There are various length walks too

1  Thank Sam J
Reviewed 28 December 2014

Blean Woods has very many walks and have spent many happy hours walking through the woods for morethan 50 years,

Thank rodneycs
Reviewed 20 May 2014

We had a long walk around these woods on a lovely sunny afternoon. There are footpaths to follow but I should imagine you will need wellies if there has been rain. It was a Sunday afternoon and we only saw one other couple all afternoon....More

Thank magwii
Reviewed 5 April 2014 via mobile

Great place to take the kids and wear them out, nice circular walk through the woods ,wear boots in wet weather or if there's been a lot of rain, not suitable for pushchairs .

Thank Darren G
Reviewed 27 January 2014

Now this is the place to head for with your best dog if you need headspace - ten minutes outside the bay - get your wellies on and head off - have a ramble through the woods - great in spring - bluebells - wild...More

1  Thank Will E
Reviewed 8 August 2013

Hear the songs of the wild life, not drowned out by life in the fast lane! A quiet stroll though the coppices, the birds singing, you haven't had time to listen since you were a kid! Be cleaver buy a book on trees, and seem...More

2  Thank loser r
Reviewed 9 June 2013

A lovely walk through the woods, peaceful full of wildlife. Lots of places for the kids the explore.

Thank Sally T
Reviewed 13 November 2012

We visited the Blean woods during half-term and took grandchildren and nieces along. Fortunately, it was a beautifully sunny afternoon, which made it all the more enjoyable. The entrance was the muddiest section (possibly the mud being churned up by cars parking there) but the...More

Thank Athena50
Reviewed 8 November 2012

Many well-maintained pathways...and woods to wander through 'off piste'! My kids enjoy it here, I love it here. On a weekday in August I wandered around around here all day and did not pass one other person! One of the most amazing experiences I've had...More

Thank Darren W
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