To order books by post, either
Send a cheque payable to RA Kent Area to Robert
Peel at 15 Woodland Way, Petts Wood, Orpington, Kent, BR5 1NB
If you would like to pay by electronic
transfer, email firstname.lastname@example.org
for instructions – put “Ramblers Books” in the subject line and
your name, address and the number of copies you would like in the body
of the email.
We have for sale the following items for walkers
10 Favourite Walks in the
21 Walks Around Ashford
The Secrets of Countryside
We also offer the
following items at no charge apart from P&P:
Walk Through Time
Our book of
A page from the book
10 Favourite Walks in the Kent Countryside
This is our own book of ten walks in Kent. 24 pages
including cover. Price £2.50 including postage.
There are walks all over the county of lengths
from 3 to 11 miles. Each walk is described in detail
with a full-colour map and points of interest
All profits go to support our work to protect and
enhance the footpath network and promote the interests
of all walkers in Kent.
There are seven more walks just
like those in the book in our bundle of four annual reviews - see
1. Penshurst and Blowers Hill (4.9 miles)
2. Fordcombe and Avery’s Wood (5.3 miles)
3. Devil’s Kneading Trough and Crundale Church (6.7 miles)
4. Chilham and Perry Wood (10 miles)
5. Kemsing (3 miles)
6. Scotney Castle and Bewl Water (9 miles)
7. Cranbrook and Goudhurst (10.8 miles)
8. Dryhill Nature Reserve and Whitley Forest (4 miles)
9. Ightham Mote, Godden Green and Stone Street (5.6 miles)
10. Emmetts Garden and French Street (5 miles)
21 Walks Around Ashford
This book was produced around 1990 by Ashford Ramblers at an original
price of £3.50. To reflect the fact that some details may now be
out of date, we are offering remaining copies at the bargain price of
£1 plus 80p postage.
A Walk Through Time
This pack of six walks in the magnificent High Weald countryside
around Bedgebury, Benenden, Cranbrook, Goudhurst and Sissinghurst comes
in a waterproof carrying case. There is no charge for the pack but
because of the high cost of postage we are supplying it only bundled
with other products as below.
Bundle 1: Ten Favourite Walks + A Walk Through Time - £3.50
Bundle 2: Ten Favourite Walks + 21 Walks Around Ashford + A Walk
Through Time - £4.50
Bundle 3: Ten Favourite Walks + A Walk Through Time + 21 Walks Around
Ashford + 4 Annual Reviews - £6.00
Cranbrook (2 walks)
Our Annual Reviews contain not only more of our favourite walking
routes but also articles about subjects of interest to walkers in Kent.
The following are currently available:
2012. Articles on the High Weald and Kent Downs Areas of
Outstanding Natural Beauty and on the Geology of Kent and the
Weald. Walking Route 45: Teston, Yalding and the Medway.
2013. Articles on The Wealden Iron Industry and Oldbury
Hill. Walking Route 61: Brenchley and Mile Oak. Walking Route
10: Oldbury Hill
and Seal Chart.
2014. Articles on Hadlow Tower, Vinters Park and how Kent County
Council handle reports of footpath problems. Walking Route 1: Cudham and
Christmas Tree Farm. Walking Route 75: Hadlow and West Peckham
2015. Article on Via Francigena. Walking Route 86:
Wingham (Four Watermills Walk). Walking Route 29: Edenbridge and
free of charge but postage and packing for all four is £1.60 - a
bargain for 7 walking routes.
2. Yellow with yellow border
Wealdway Rucksack Badges
These badges are available for £1 each plus postage, currently 60p. There is only one postage charge however many badges you
order. Post-free when purchased with any book. Please
indicate your choice of badge colour.
3. Yellow with white border
The Secrets of Countryside Access
Dave Ramm with introduction by Nick Crane
about walking in the countryside. 104 pages.
English countryside is part of our national identity, but for many it
seems to be out of reach. This book will answer most questions,
illustrate the majority of situations and set you on the right path with
Price: £5.70 including postage. Buy
this book and 10 Favourite Walks in the Kent Countryside for
just £6.70 the pair including postage.
Currently out of stock.
study of the Explorer map
the map and following the path
value of contours
distance, estimating time
the grid reference system
Highway Authorities' responsibilities
owners' and occupiers' responsibilities
threats, changes and improvements
prepared for the unexpected
areas with public access
in the country
great crop mystery
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