Bewl Water Walks and Cycling 12 miles (20 km) This is a walking and cycling route around the beautiful Bewl Water reservoir near Lamberhurst. The route runs alongside the reservoir for most of the way though there is an inland section on quiet country lanes around Tolhurst.
- 1 Can you cycle around BEWL water?
- 2 How long should I cycle my BEWL water?
- 3 How many miles is BEWL water?
- 4 What time does BEWL water close?
- 5 How big is BEWL water?
- 6 How long does it take to walk 12 miles?
- 7 Who owns BEWL water?
- 8 Do you have to book BEWL water?
- 9 Can you paddle at BEWL water?
- 10 Can you fish at BEWL water?
- 11 What’s under BEWL water?
Can you cycle around BEWL water?
You can cycle 1.75 miles in each direction from the Bewl Water car park on surfaced tracks – this gives you a total of 7 milesof traffic free cycling.
How long should I cycle my BEWL water?
The cycle takes about 3 hours with a 30 minute break. This is a great place to go that is cheap and relaxing if you like cycling. Dear Mike313131, Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on your recent trip to Bewl.
How many miles is BEWL water?
This is a walking and cycling route around the beautiful Bewl Water reservoir near Lamberhurst. The route runs alongside the reservoir for most of the way though there is an inland section on quiet country lanes around Tolhurst. It runs for about 12.5 miles with great views of the High Weald AONB.
What time does BEWL water close?
Bewl Water is open daily from 8am, last entry is 3.30pm and the gates close at 5pm – Public toilets are available during Bewl Water opening hours.
How big is BEWL water?
This formed Bewl Water, a 30-metre-deep storage reservoir (98 ft), with a surface area of 308 hectares (760 acres). In times of good flow, water is extracted from the River Medway at Yalding and pumped through pipes into Bewl Water, where it is stored for times of heavy water demand.
How long does it take to walk 12 miles?
Here are some figures for different walking paces:
|Miles||Relaxed Pace||Normal Pace|
|11 miles||3 hrs, 40 mins||2 hrs, 45 mins|
|12 miles||4 hrs||3 hrs|
|13 miles||4 hrs, 20 mins||3 hrs, 15 mins|
|14 miles||4 hrs, 40 mins||3 hrs, 30 mins|
Who owns BEWL water?
The reservoir near Lamberhurst has been sold by Kent Attractions Limited, of which Mr Sullivan is a shareholder, to the leisure division of Markerstudy Group, based in Bessels Green, Sevenoaks. Bewl Valley Sailing Club, which had been running for 48 years, revealed in June it was technically insolvent.
Do you have to book BEWL water?
Bewl Water, the perfect place to walk, cycle and exercise in beautiful Wealden countryside. Vast open spaces, miles of paths, toilets and take away drinks and snacks available. 29th March – FISHING: – book online now.
Can you paddle at BEWL water?
Bewl do not have paddle boards or Kayaks for hire. I have my own sailing boat, windsurf or paddleboard do I need a membership to access the water?
Can you fish at BEWL water?
Bewl Water fishing is open. Boats for any method and fly fishing are available Wednesday – Sunday. Fly fishing permits from the bank are available 7 days per week.
What’s under BEWL water?
Eleven buildings and several lanes are now under the water. When full the reservoir holds nearly 7,000,000,000 gallons of water and covers 770 acres.