Cowden to Eridge walk

Starts along a valley and then over hills to Hartfield for lunch, followed by an undulating trek thorough woods and fields to Eridge.

Book 3, Walk 3, Cowden to Eridge 1 Midweek Day Walk, 17 May '06

Book 3, Walk 3, Cowden to Eridge 1

Midweek Day Walk, 17 May '06

17-May-06 • MEW2005 on Flickr

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Book 3, Walk 3, Cowden to Eridge 2 Midweek Day Walk, 17 May '06

Book 3, Walk 3, Cowden to Eridge 2

Midweek Day Walk, 17 May '06

17-May-06 • MEW2005 on Flickr

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Book 3, Walk 3, Cowden to Eridge 3 Midweek Day Walk, 17 May '06

Book 3, Walk 3, Cowden to Eridge 3

Midweek Day Walk, 17 May '06

17-May-06 • MEW2005 on Flickr

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Purple trees courtesy of purplecam. Cowden to Eridge

Purple trees

courtesy of purplecam. Cowden to Eridge

10-Oct-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Boggy start Cowden to Eridge

Boggy start

Cowden to Eridge

11-Oct-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Old gate Cowden to Eridge

Old gate

Cowden to Eridge

11-Oct-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Over a stile Cowden to Eridge

Over a stile

Cowden to Eridge

11-Oct-08 • moontiger on Flickr

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Download GPS Route

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GPX for most apps and handhelds, including OS Maps & Orux

KML for Maps.me

How to use GPS data

The Android and iPhone apps, and GPS devices like the Satmap 20, work while you are out walking as the maps are stored on your device, i.e. they don't use 'data', and you don't need a signal.

The best bit is the 'you are here' symbol on the map! Also, taking a powerbank with you is highly recommended!

Apps - OS maps

OS Maps

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OS Maps Online - a website for planning routes, and an android/iPhone app with OS 1:25K and 1:50K mapping.

Anquet OMN

android iPhone PC

Anquet OMN comes with an annual subscription for OS 1:25K and OS 1:50K mapping for Great Britain. Use discount code SWC20 at checkout for 20% off

Viewranger

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To test

Apps - OpenStreetMap

OpenStreetMap is a global free alternative to OS maps. It's more accurate in places, but doesn't have rights of way information. Brilliant for when you go on holiday!

Maps.me

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Maps.me is a free Android and iPhone app. It uses OpenStreetMap maps, which are also free.

Easy to use. Works with our KML files. Doesn't have contours.

Orux Maps

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Orux Maps is a cheap Android map app. Use it with OpenStreetMap mapping (free). How to do this.

Excellent, but over-complicated to use. There is a free version on the Oruxmaps website.

Other Options

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Many others, including:

Dedicated GPS Devices

Satmap Active 20

GPS Device

Satmap Active 20 is a dedicated, rugged, waterproof, walker's GPS device. £285 with Openstreetmap mapping £360 with OS mapping.

Very good but very expensive

Websites

This Website (and many others)

website

Use a website, e.g. this one, for viewing OS or OpenStreetMap maps (free).

Requires web access, so cannot be used out walking.

Bing Maps Aerial Imagery - view the route with low altitude photos.

Prices Updated: Mar 18