The Crab and Winkle way is easy and pleasant cycle ride from Canterbury to Whitstable, and we ride it on our Sunday Family rides.
If you'd like to join us then you are most welcome - we'd love to see you! We ride it each year and have a great time, including swimming in the sea at Whitstable!
Crab and Winkle Way ride
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Click the details of the ride
A leaflet of the route can be found on the Canterbury council website and a summary below.
We plan to have Fish and Chips on the 'beach' at Whitstable, and then cycle back to Canterbury. However there is a station at Whitstable if you want to go home from there.
Meet: 10:30 am at Canterbury West gate, Westgate Grove.
Distance: 7-8 mile ride, one way (1-2 hrs), 15 back to Canterbury - see attached route map
Terrain: Cycle paths through the countryside, some residential roads (quiet)
Stations: Canterbury East or West; Whitstable; Herne Bay: train times can be foundon the SouthEasternRailway Website ; Group save deals tickets are also available...
Let us know if you are coming to join us - all abilities welcome, but remember to bring your Mum and Dad!