Discover the great outdoors
Dartford has some amazing parks and open spaces for the whole family to enjoy. Take a stroll, have a picnic, or simply relax in the beautiful surroundings of the great outdoors.
Parks and open spaces are in abundance allowing everyone to enjoy the green spaces that Dartford has to offer. There are two major parks for your enjoyment; Central Park and Hesketh Park. You can get involved in various activities in the parks, such as the free outdoor gym and skate park at Central Park and the free tennis courts at Hesketh Park. If you fancy exploring bit of countryside you can visit places such as Dartford Heath, Darenth Country Park, Darenth Woods or Beacon Country Park.
Children's Playgrounds are in plenty supply in Dartford. There are over 20 children's playgrounds throughout the borough as well as 21 equipped play facilities.
Explore Kent tells you where you can go to explore the great outdoors and enjoy activities including beaches, canoeing, cycling, horse riding, outdoor gyms, parks and open spaces and walking.