Whitstable

Faversham to Whitstable walk

11-Apr-14 • Saturdaywalker on Flickr

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Snail

I did, eventually, overtake this. Faversham to Whitstable

18-Aug-07 • moontiger on Flickr

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Bristly ox tongue?

Bristly all right but not so sure about the flower. (I guess they look different in the rain.) Faversham to Whitstable

18-Aug-07 • moontiger on Flickr

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Ragwort

Pretty anyway. Faversham to Whitstable

18-Aug-07 • moontiger on Flickr

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Don't bother with the gate

Faversham to Whitstable

18-Aug-07 • moontiger on Flickr

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Spot the heron

Faversham to Whitstable

18-Aug-07 • moontiger on Flickr

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How far's the pub?

Faversham to Whitstable

18-Aug-07 • moontiger on Flickr

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Faversham to Whitstable walk

Download GPS Route

These GPS files are free for non-commercial use only. Do not upload them to other websites. If you wish to use them commercially, please Contact Us

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

KML for Maps.me

The maps.me app has recently been sold. The latest version, at least on Apple, seems to have problems. Best not to install/upgrade the app for the moment.

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

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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)

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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