GPS Cycle and Walking Routes


Barden Lake

1 miles (1.5 km)

Enjoy a nice easy stroll around this pretty lake in Tonbridge. The lake is located just to the west of the town centre and includes a nice flat footpath running around the perimeter for just under a mile. There's also an information board which displays all the different birds you can can see on the water. You can follow the waymarked Eden Valley Walk from the centre of Tonbridge to the lake if you prefer. It's less than a mile and passes the ruins of the castle on the way.
After your walk you can enjoy refreshments at the Cafe in the Park which is located close to the lake.
The lake is part of the wider Haysden Country Park which includes the Eden Valley Walk. You can pick up the long distance trail to continue your and follow it west through the park to the River Medway.

Barden Lake Postcode

TN9 2QT - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

Barden Lake OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Barden Lake Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

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Photos

A fishing platform, Barden Lake, Haysden Country Park. - geograph.org.uk - 1051141

A fishing platform, Barden Lake, Haysden Country Park. A popular fishing lake with large carp.

Barden Lake - geograph.org.uk - 1527655

Barden Lake information board, showing the birds, fish and other wildlife you can see around the site.

Barden Lake, Haysden Country Park - geograph.org.uk - 1530226

The lake is an old gravel pit, quarried during the 1970s & 80s. Now a popular dog walking area & wildfowl refuge. Also good for fishing, especialy Chub.

Benches, Barden Lake - geograph.org.uk - 1527638

Benches, Barden Lake

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

Barden Lake.gpx (On Desktop:Right Click>'Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold>Share>Save to Files')

Memory Map Route

Barden Lake.mmo (On Desktop:Right Click>'Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold >Share>Save to Files)