Latest News: The Speyside 100 in 2023 Read more

Latest News: National Executive Committee nominations Read more

Latest News: UPDATE: Fraudulent LDWA emails Read more



England Coast Path - Ramsgate To Camber

E Sussex, Kent

A 68-mile section of the England Coast Path between Ramsgate and Camber opened for public use in July 2016. Following the Kent coast it visits Deal, Dover, Folkestone, Hythe, New Romney and Dymchurch and heads around the Dungeness peninsula to reach Camber in East Sussex. This is an historic and scenic coast and home to the famous 'White Cliffs, and also to the 'Cinque Ports' that will be the theme of the 2018 LDWA Hundred being organised by Kent LDWA group. Sandwich, Dover, Hythe and New Romney are among the five Head Ports with the fifth Hastings. The quiet charm of some of the Cinque Port towns now belies their important and sometimes violent role in the development of the nation’s seafaring and naval traditions. Information and a pdf leaflet on the Cinque Ports and their Confereration is online on their link below.

While much of this part of the England Coast Path is flat there are some more strenuous ascents and descents. In some places the Coast Path is coincident with the North Downs Way National Trail. The firing ranges near Lydd are avoided by going inland. Natural England defined this part of the England Coast Path in two sections: Camber to Folkestone and Folkestone to Ramsgate (sections 23 and 24 on their progress maps).


Details:

Path Type: National Trails (England & Wales)
Waymark: National Trail acorn
Attributes: National Trail (England and Wales)
Challenging
Coastal
Start: TR385647 - Ramsgate, Kent View on StreetMap
Finish: TQ966185 - Camber, E Sussex View on StreetMap
Open Date: 2016
Web Sites: National Trails - England Coast Path Cinque Ports Confederation

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Guide to the Kent Coast Path Part 1: Camber to Ramsgate  (Kent Ramblers  - 2016 )

Maps:

You can use the interactive controls to zoom in and out and to move around the map, or click on a path or a marker for more info.(interactive map help)

Show Connected Path Outlines
Related Paths
National Trails (England & Wales)
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Other Paths

Show Accommodation
B & B Accommodation
Hotels
Other

Show Points of Interest
Walkers are Welcome

Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 179, 189
OS Landranger Active 179, 189
OS Explorer 125, 138, 150
OS Explorer Active 125, 138, 150
Other Paper Maps:
A-Z Adventure Map
England Coast Path Camber to Folkestone Adventure Map (Geographers' A-Z Map Company - 2017)
A-Z Adventure Map
England Coast Path Folkestone to Ramsgate Adventure Map (Geographers' A-Z Map Company - 2017)

Accommodation within 5 Km of this Path:

 
 
From
Path
Along
Path
B & B Accommodation
Torwood House  (bookable online)
3 Km
< 1 Km
B & B Accommodation
East Horndon  (bookable online)
4 Km
< 1 Km
Hotels
Royal Harbour Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
< 1 Km
B & B Accommodation
Solley Farm House  (bookable online)
2 Km
12 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
29 Km
B & B Accommodation
Bear's Well Bed & Breakfast  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
29 Km
B & B Accommodation
Hubert House Guesthouse  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
45 Km
B & B Accommodation
Castle House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
45 Km
Walkers are Welcome
< 1 Km
45 Km
B & B Accommodation
Bleriot's  (bookable online)
1 Km
45 Km
Hotels
< 1 Km
46 Km
B & B Accommodation
Heather's Woodlands  (bookable online)
3 Km
46 Km
Other
Alkham Court Farmhouse  (bookable online)
3 Km
54 Km
B & B Accommodation
Crete Down  (bookable online)
3 Km
56 Km
Hotels
Best Western Clifton Hotel  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
60 Km
B & B Accommodation
Waterside Guest House  (bookable online)
< 1 Km
76 Km

Click to show 13 more Accommodations


Connected Paths:


Downloads:

GPX Route File
England Coast Path Ramsgate To Camber GPX Exchange Format Route File
Last Updated 20/07/2016 23:09:47 - Path Open
Login to Download
(Members Only)
MemoryMap Route File
England Coast Path Ramsgate To Camber Memory Map Route File
Last Updated 20/07/2016 23:09:47 - Path Open
Login to Download
(Members Only)
Tracklogs Route File
England Coast Path Ramsgate To Camber Tracklogs Route File
Last Updated 20/07/2016 23:09:48 - Path Open
Login to Download
(Members Only)

Route Profile:

103.5 Km (64.3 miles)
1,260 m (4,134 ft) ascent
156 m (512 ft)  maximum height

This website uses cookies

To comply with EU Directives we are informing you that our website uses cookies for services such as memberships and Google Analytics.

Your data is completely safe and we do not record any personally identifiable information.

Please click the button to acknowledge and approve our use of cookies during your visit.

Learn more about the Cookie Law