Maidstone Health Walks

About Us

All the listed walks are easy and short walks which you can do at your own pace.   Open to all ages and abilities.   They are friendly, safe and are all free.  If you are interested in becoming a Walk Leader then you are very welcome and training is free.   If you want any more details you can contact me, Paul Linaker, on linaker3@btinternet.com or on my mobile number which is 07836 720643.

Our Walks

Walk name Route options available Length (hours)
Cherry Orchard
Cherry Orchard Longer walk
Cherry Orchard Shorter walk
1:00
0:30
Maidstone Town Centre
Maidstone Town Centre Longer Walk
1:00
Mote Park
Mote Park
Mote Park
1:00
0:30

Tuesdays - Mote Park, 10.30am. Meet outside the Cafe in the Park. In addition to a walk of around 1 hour there is also a shorter walk option of around 30 minutes which is suitable for people with health issues who would like a gentle walk. It is also dementia friendly.

Wednesdays - Cherry Orchard, 11.30am. Meet at the roundabout near Tesco Express, just off Hermitage Lane, near Maidstone Hospital. This walk normally last 45 minutes taking in woodland paths and pavements and ends up at the Blackthorn cafe for refreshments. A longer walk of just over an hour can be made by arrangement with the Walk Leader for those wishing to exercise for a longer period.


Thursdays - Maidstone Town Centre, 11.00am. Meet outside Town Hall, Jubliee Square

The walk heads down through Brenchley Gardens to the river and normally lasts about 1 hour, but, by arrangement, there is an option for a thirty minute walk for those who feel they can not manage the full hour. 

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Contacts

Paul Linaker
Scheme Coordinator and Volunteer Walk Leader
Home: 01580 891776; Mobile: 07836 720643
linaker3@btinternet.com
Paul Clarke
01622 602222
healthy.living@maidstone.gov.uk
  

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