Darenth Valley

Darenth Valley : Farningham Road to Shoreham
Completed : 19 & 28 June 2023
8.5 miles / 13.7 km
Time : 4.5 to 5 hours approx
Start : Farningham Road Station
End : Shoreham Station
Left down station approach, cross the Dartford-Sevenoaks road and continue straight
Turn right at the brick viaduct to reach the Darenth Valley Path
Pass under the M20 and A20 and continue south
Turn left at Eynsford and follow Riverside Road into village
After lunch, head back to path and continue to follow
Pass Lullingstone Park and continue to Shoreham Station
Toilets at Lullingstone Roman Villa
Suitable for any reasonably fit walker
A variety of paths some of which might be muddy
Some walking along roads and under the M20 and A20
Some undulation with a total 900 feet, but nothing is steep nor long
One gate and one stile
Comfortable waterproof shoes or boots essential