Yellow Route - A hard surfaced trail (1km) that is accessible to all, including wheelchairs. Yellow
Red Route - A relatively level trail (1km) that includes steps Red
Blue Route - A trail (600m) that includes several steep inclines and steps. Blue
Green Route - A trail (800m) that includes several steep inclines and steps.  Green
Oare Gunpowder Works
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Before Your Visit

Find out the opening times
Print out how to get there
Check out the wildlife
View the countryside code

During Your Visit

Visit the visitor centre
Explore the trails
Wonder at the buildings
Enjoy the wildlife, ponds and woodlands
Make use of the picnic area

After Your Visit

Tell a friend about your visit
Come back to this website
Play some games
Do a quiz or two
Visit other local historical and wildlife places
Oare Gunpowder Works - Gunpowder was manufactured at Oare for several centuries on a site that has become valuable for wildlife. Visitors are invited to follow the marked trails that lead through the woodlands and grassy glades, past the millpond and discover the remains of industry.  
Oare Gunpowder Works Country Park is managed by Swale Borough Council in partnership with Kent Countryside Management Partnerships
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