A range of fun new activities everybody can enjoy. Of course, Ramsgate’s packed with natural beauty, incredible history and spectacular views, but did you know it also offers a cycling route that circles an entire island, cliff-topping walking trails, geocaching challenges, sweeping golf courses, boat rides, a canoe trail and more? If not, it might be time hop aboard with Active Ramsgate!
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Help put Ramsgate on the walkers' map!
Ramsgate town is applying to become a Walkers are Welcome town, so if you’re a local resident or business owner, show your support!
The nationwide Walkers are Welcome network promotes walking hotspots to visitors from across the country, helping them to find the perfect destination for a walking break.
With its fantastic walking routes, glorious views and welcoming eateries, shops and accommodation, Ramsgate is already an excellent walking destination and this is the perfect opportunity to showcase it to walkers across the country.
Through becoming part of the Walkers are Welcome network, Ramsgate will see a number of fantastic benefits and opportunities for its residents, businesses and visitors;
• Increased footfall to the town
• Economic benefits to local shops, restaurants, B&Bs, hotels, pubs and cafés
• Strengthens reputation as a walking friendly town
• Promotes local visitor attractions
• Ensures public footpaths remain open and maintained for locals and visitors
• Helps to create new footpaths and walking groups
• Promotes walking as a healthy activity
We are nearly there with the application process but we need your help. All you need to do is follow the link below to add your name to the petition and show your support for Ramsgate to become a Walkers are Welcome Town. It’s that easy, so what are you waiting for?
If you’re a local business owner and would like to support the initiative, please print a copy of the petition below and ask your customers to show their support and help promote Ramsgate.
Please let us know that your business is collecting signatures by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
so we can arrange to collect. Download the form by clicking below:
“Ramsgate’s at the Land’s End of the south-east; the getaway place with great scenery and the great outdoors. (And it’s just down the line from London.)”
Nicholas Crane, Presenter of the BBC Coast series
THREE NEW WALKING TRAILS
With some of the most beautiful scenery on the south coast, stepping out has never been so in.
CYCLING AND BOATING
A range of cycling
and boating activities
designed for all ages and abilities.
This really is an ideal time to escape to Ramsgate for the weekend.
Get involved in these high tech treasure hunts using your smart phone and see if you can find the Active Ramsgate geocache, you could be in with a chance of winning a micro travel bug!
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