Joseph Conrad, the author discovered the delights of this tiny hamlet and the dramatic landscape when he was inspired by the chalk Pit at Hampton Hill and wrote the novels Chance (1914) and Romance (1904).
Enjoy the freedom of the countryside and let it enhance the learning skills of children. Walk this route and school children and teachers alike will experience an enthralling day in the Kent Downs. They will discover a sense of place, knowledge of locality whilst exploring the countryside through creative learning linked to curriculum subjects.
Click the blue buttons on the map below to find out about each activity and its suggested location on the walk. Print the map from the link at the bottom of the page for a detailed route. Print the whole activity pack or select individual activity sheets and teachers notes using the links on the right.
The Countryside Code should be followed whenever you go on a visit to the countryside and you will get the best enjoyment possible from your walk and help protect the countryside now and for future generations. Learn about it here.