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Clowes Wood is a delightful mixed woodland near Whitstable, with mature birch and coniferous trees.

Its many paths and convenient car park makes Clowes Wood an ideal location for walkers - especially with dogs. its total area covers 236 hectares.

What do other visitors say?

we went to clows wood for the first time this sunday [05/10/14]thought it was a lovely place and really enjoyed our walk. we did however think that a few maps showing where the various paths lead would've been useful, especially to people like us who had never been there before [we even had some people asking us if the path we were on led back to the car park].... its a small gripe and its definitely not something that would stop us going there again

keith cornish, 5/Oct/2014
3 Stars 3 Stars

I enjoy our ride around Clowes but unfortunately paths are still blocked by fallen trees quite a few months after they fell.

Sandra & Buck, 1/Jun/2014
4 Stars 4 Stars

Just to let you know my dog was bitten by a snake (probably an adder) on 3/3/14 at Clowes wood. You may want to post a warning notice? Apart from that, this is a terrific place for dog walking etc. regards, Peter Emery

Peter Emery, 7/Mar/2014

thank you for letting us know Peter. we hope your dog is recovering well.

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What's Here?

  • Cycling
  • Parking
  • Walking
  • Horse riding
  • Horse riding is by permit only. Please contact TROT on 01622 735599 for more details.
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Location

OS Grid ref: TR136630

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East England Forest District Office

01842 810271
enquiries.eanglia@­forestry.gsi.gov.uk
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