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Moderate Thursday, 23rd November 2017, Frinton-on-Sea, 11mile / 17.7km

A walk to the backwaters at Kirby le Soken. Lunch is at the Red Lion or bring a picnic to eat in the church grounds.

Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the thatched toilets (closed) on Frinton sea front by the Golf Club    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM234189    Latitude: 51.82446 , Longitude: 1.241132   Postcode: CO13 9EP
Difficulty:    Distance: 11mile / 17.7km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Paul and June Fieldsend   Telephone: 01255 677368, 07803 519517
Last update: Sunday, 23rd July 2017
Leisurely Sunday, 26th November 2017, East Bergholt, 5mile / 8.1km

A leisurely walk to Flatford where the RSPB Wildlife Garden is open for Green Xmas Event and also Valley Farm will be open to the public. The coffee stop will be at the Bridge Café or bring your own.

Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the free car park in East Bergholt next to the Red Lion    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM069346    Latitude: 51.97178 , Longitude: 1.011483   Postcode: CO7 6TB
Difficulty:    Distance: 5mile / 8.1km   National Grade: Leisurely
Contact Leader:    Name: Margaret Furnell   Telephone: 01206 251593, 07941 999273
Last update: Monday, 20th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 30th November 2017, Tattingstone, 10.5mile / 16.9km
A circular walk via Holbrook and Stutton. Lunch is at the Kings Head, Stutton or bring a picnic.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the Lemons Hill Bridge North car park, Tattingstone    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM137377    Latitude: 51.99703 , Longitude: 1.112256   Postcode: IP9 2NH [110 metres SE]
Difficulty:    Distance: 10.5mile / 16.9km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Paul and June Fieldsend   Telephone: 01255 677368, 07803 519517
Last update: Friday, 14th July 2017
Moderate Sunday, 3rd December 2017, Wivenhoe, 10.5mile / 16.9km
A circular walk via Alresford. Picnic lunch only.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at Wivenhoe Woods car park which is at the end of Rosabelle Avenue, Wivenhoe    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM035223    Latitude: 51.86259 , Longitude: 0.9547919   Postcode: CO7 9PA
Difficulty:    Distance: 10.5mile / 16.9km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: John and Stephanie Belcher   Telephone: 01206 825626, 07784 576908
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Leisurely Thursday, 7th December 2017, Little Bromley, 6.5mile / 10.5km
After mulled wine and mince pies from 09:30am, there is a pre-Christmas lunch circular walk including a coffee stop. For anyone booked for the meal and not wishing to walk, please be at the Haywain by 13:15 as the meal is booked for 13:30.
Additional Notes: Please note that parking in the pub car park is only available for those who are attending the Christmas meal
Circular walk
Start time 9:30am
Start Place: in the Haywain pub car park by 9:30am for mulled wine and mince pies. Anyone booked for the meal not wishing to walk, please be at the Haywain by 13:15 as the meal is booked for 13:30.    Time: 9:30am
   Grid Ref: TM103279    Latitude: 51.91034 , Longitude: 1.056812   Postcode: CO11 2PL [207 metres E]
Difficulty:    Distance: 6.5mile / 10.5km   National Grade: Leisurely
Contact:    Name: Jeff Coe   Telephone: 01255 862098, 07752 377463
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Sunday, 10th December 2017, Lawford, 10mile / 16.1km
A circular walk with picnic lunch which is intended to finish in time to attend the Hikers’ Carol Service at 15.00.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at Lawford Church car park    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM088315    Latitude: 51.94323 , Longitude: 1.03722   Postcode: CO11 2JX
Difficulty:    Distance: 10mile / 16.1km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Margaret Baldry   Telephone: 01206 619084, 07814 406140
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 14th December 2017, East Bergholt, 9mile / 14.5km
A pleasant circular walk through rolling countryside with lunch at Dedham. As it is the week before Christmas pubs and cafes may be very busy and possibly best to bring a picnic lunch.
Additional Notes: Changes to the route may be necessary if the ground is very wet.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the free car park in East Bergholt next to the Red Lion    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM069346    Latitude: 51.97177 , Longitude: 1.011483   Postcode: CO7 6TB
Difficulty:    Distance: 9mile / 14.5km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Heather Blackwood   Telephone: 01206 530592
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Sunday, 17th December 2017, Coggeshall, 9mile / 14.5km

A circular walk to Marks Hall via the Blackwater River, Grange Barn, Abbey Mill and Coggeshall Town. Short lunch stop at Marks Hall where there are toilets, cafe and a picnic area.

Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at Stoneham Street car park, Coggeshall    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TL849226    Latitude: 51.87175 , Longitude: 0.6851572   Postcode: CO6 1UX
Difficulty:    Distance: 9mile / 14.5km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Brian Earley   Telephone: 01206 212936, 07467 077319
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 21st December 2017, East Bergholt, 10mile / 16.1km
A circular walk along the Stour Valley through Dedham and Brantham. Please bring a picnic lunch as there is no available pub.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the free car park in East Bergholt next to the Red Lion    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM069346    Latitude: 51.97177 , Longitude: 1.011483   Postcode: CO7 6TB
Difficulty:    Distance: 10mile / 16.1km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Ronnie Hannan   Telephone: 01206 530903, 07719 816556
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Leisurely Tuesday, 26th December 2017, Fingringhoe, 4.5mile / 7.2km
A morning walk with views of the River Colne
Additional Notes: This is a joint morning walk with Colchester Ramblers
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: by parking either on the street or in the village hall car park opposite the Whalebone pub.    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM029203    Latitude: 51.84485 , Longitude: 0.9449171   Postcode: CO5 7BQ
Difficulty:    Distance: 4.5mile / 7.2km   National Grade: Leisurely
Contact:    Name: Pamela Bradley   Telephone: 01206 799256
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Leisurely Thursday, 28th December 2017, Frinton, 5mile / 8km
A Twixmas stroll over to Great Holland.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: by parking on the seafront close to Frinton Golf Course    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM235190    Latitude: 51.82532 , Longitude: 1.242645   Postcode: CO13 9EL
Difficulty:    Distance: 5mile / 8km   National Grade: Leisurely
Contact:    Name: Stephen Northrop   Telephone: 07902 948159
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Sunday, 31st December 2017, Alresford, 8.5mile / 13.7km
A walk to Wivenhoe for lunch. Quayside pubs will probably be able to provide food and drinks or bring a picnic if preferred.
Additional Notes: This is a joint walk with Colchester Ramblers
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at Alresford village hall car park in Ford Lane    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM067213    Latitude: 51.85243 , Longitude: 1.0006   Postcode: CO7 8AR
Difficulty:    Distance: 8.5mile / 13.7km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Pamela Bradley   Telephone: 01206 799256
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 4th January 2018, Tattingstone, 11mile / 17.7km
A different circular walk heading out to Belstead and visiting The Case is Altered in Bentley for lunch after eight miles. The Case does not allow own food to be eaten in its garden.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the Lemons Hill Bridge North car park, Tattingstone    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM137377    Latitude: 51.99703 , Longitude: 1.112256   Postcode: IP9 2NH [110 metres SE]
Difficulty:    Distance: 11mile / 17.7km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Jeff Coe   Telephone: 01255 862098, 07752 377463
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Leisurely Sunday, 7th January 2018, Cattawade, 5mile / 8km
A circular walk; bring a drink for the break.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the picnic site car park in Cattawade. From Manningtree Station take A137 Ipswich, at first roundabout take the first exit to East Bergholt, with the picnic site signed approximately 100 yards on the left.    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM100331    Latitude: 51.95714 , Longitude: 1.055629   Postcode: CO11 1QW
Difficulty:    Distance: 5mile / 8km   National Grade: Leisurely
Contact:    Name: Michael May   Telephone: 01206 867863, 07736 414703
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Leisurely Thursday, 11th January 2018, Langham, 5mile / 8km
A circular walk; bring a drink for the break.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at Langham Community Centre    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM022317    Latitude: 51.94746 , Longitude: 0.9414508   Postcode: CO4 5QL
Difficulty:    Distance: 5mile / 8km   National Grade: Leisurely
Contact:    Name: Michael May   Telephone: 01206 867863, 07736 414703
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 11th January 2018, Tattingstone, 10mile / 16.1km
A circular walk via Holbrook. Lunch is at the Kings Head, Stutton or bring a picnic.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the Lemons Hill Bridge North car park, Tattingstone    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM137377    Latitude: 51.99703 , Longitude: 1.112256   Postcode: IP9 2NH [110 metres SE]
Difficulty:    Distance: 10mile / 16.1km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Paul and June Fieldsend   Telephone: 01255 677368, 07803 519517
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Leisurely Thursday, 18th January 2018, Boxted, 5mile / 8km

A circular walk.

Additional Notes:

Please note that the Post Code is incorrect in the printed programme.

Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at King George playing field/village hall car park Cage Lane, Boxted    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM006323    Latitude: 51.95343 , Longitude: 0.918553   Postcode: CO4 5RE
Difficulty:    Distance: 5mile / 8km   National Grade: Leisurely
Contact:    Name: Burt Thomas   Telephone: 01206 213427, 07951 250190
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 18th January 2018, Chappel, 11mile / 17.7km
A circular walk towards West Bergholt. Picnic lunch only.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the Millennium car park by the viaduct in Chappel    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TL895283    Latitude: 51.9214 , Longitude: 0.755025   Postcode: CO6 2DD
Difficulty:    Distance: 11mile / 17.7km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: John and Stephanie Belcher   Telephone: 01206 825626, 07784 576908
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Sunday, 21st January 2018, Wrabness, 11mile / 17.7km
A circular walk to Little Oakley. Picnic lunch.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at RSPB car park Stour Wood, Wrabness    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM190310    Latitude: 51.93482 , Longitude: 1.185063   Postcode: CO12 5ND [128 metres W]
Difficulty:    Distance: 11mile / 17.7km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Maggie and Terry   Telephone: 01255 763964 , 07890 000468
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 25th January 2018, Lawford, 10.5mile / 16.9km
A circular walk with a coffee stop at Ardleigh and then on to Dedham for lunch, where the usual range of eating and drinking establishments are available as an alternative to a winter picnic lunch.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at Lawford Church car park    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM088315    Latitude: 51.94323 , Longitude: 1.03722   Postcode: CO11 2JX
Difficulty:    Distance: 10.5mile / 16.9km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Dave Cornell   Telephone: 01206 615695, 07901 821973
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Leisurely Thursday, 1st February 2018, Wivenhoe, 5mile / 8km

A circular walk.

Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the Wivenhoe car park, off the High Street    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM039217    Latitude: 51.85705 , Longitude: 0.9602389   Postcode: CO7 9DZ
Difficulty:    Distance: 5mile / 8km   National Grade: Leisurely
Contact:    Name: Margaret F and Eileen D   Telephone: 01206 251593, 07941 999723
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 1st February 2018, Cattawade, 10mile / 16.1km
A circular walk taking in the River Stour estuary and the leader’s favourite pub in Manningtree, where it is possible to eat one’s own packed lunch or take away when purchasing a drink. The afternoon return is via Mistley.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the lay-by containing the kebab hut by the White Bridge, Cattawade    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM101330    Latitude: 51.95621 , Longitude: 1.057021   Postcode: CO11 1RE
Difficulty:    Distance: 10mile / 16.1km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Stephen Northrop   Telephone: 07902 948159
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Sunday, 4th February 2018, Dovercourt, 10mile / 16.1km
A circular walk via Little Oakley and Ramsey. Picnic lunch only.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at car park by West End Lane recycling centre in Dovercourt    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM246301    Latitude: 51.92451 , Longitude: 1.265797   Postcode: CO12 3FA [154 metres S]
Difficulty:    Distance: 10mile / 16.1km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: John and Stephanie Belcher   Telephone: 01206 825626, 07784 576908
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Leisurely Thursday, 8th February 2018, Marks Tey, 5.8mile / 9.3km
A circular walk around Great Tey.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the junction of Wilsons Lane and Mandeville Road, Marks Tey with on-street parking in Godmans Lane, Wilsons Lane and Mandeville Road    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TL900231    Latitude: 51.87453 , Longitude: 0.7594227   Postcode: CO6 1HP
Difficulty:    Distance: 5.8mile / 9.3km   National Grade: Leisurely
Contact:    Name: Burt Thomas   Telephone: 01206 213427, 07951 250190
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 8th February 2018, Stoke by Nayland, 11mile / 17.7km
A circular walk out along the Box Valley towards Thorrington Street and later pick up of the Essex Way for picnic or pub lunch at Nayland.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the Recreation Ground behind the church in Stoke by Nayland    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TL986364    Latitude: 51.99096 , Longitude: 0.8918585   Postcode: CO6 4QZ [128 metres E]
Difficulty:    Distance: 11mile / 17.7km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Heather Blackwood   Telephone: 01206 530592
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Sunday, 11th February 2018, Dedham, 7mile / 11.3km
A circular walk through an AONB through the meadows to Flatford Mill then riverside to Dedham. Bring a drink for a coffee stop.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at Mill Lane car park in Dedham currently at £2 for 4 hours or street parking is available    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM058334    Latitude: 51.96141 , Longitude: 0.9947739   Postcode: CO7 6DH
Difficulty:    Distance: 7mile / 11.3km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Fran and June   Telephone: 01787 310283, 07983 768643
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 15th February 2018, Great Tey, 11mile / 17.7km
A circular walk to Fordham Heath with food and drink available from The Cricketers pub or bring a picnic.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the recreation ground off Chrismund Way, Great Tey    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TL891260    Latitude: 51.90088 , Longitude: 0.7479537   Postcode: CO6 1AZ
Difficulty:    Distance: 11mile / 17.7km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Brian Earley   Telephone: 01206 212936, 07467 077319
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Sunday, 18th February 2018, Tendring, 12mile / 19.3km
A lovely walk through open countryside to Bradfield and return. Picnic lunch at recreation ground or church.
Additional Notes: The distance can be reduced to nine miles if the weather is inclement
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at Tendring village hall car park    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM144242    Latitude: 51.87556 , Longitude: 1.114028   Postcode: CO16 0BL [107 metres NW]
Difficulty:    Distance: 12mile / 19.3km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Maggie and Terry   Telephone: 01255 763964 , 07890 000468
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Leisurely Thursday, 22nd February 2018, Kirky le Soken, 5mile / 8km
A snowdrop walk.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at The Ship Inn in Kirby, with street parking nearby    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM224219    Latitude: 51.85179 , Longitude: 1.228573   Postcode: CO13 0DT
Difficulty:    Distance: 5mile / 8km   National Grade: Leisurely
Contact:    Name: Margaret F and Eileen D   Telephone: 01206 251593, 07941 999723
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 22nd February 2018, Fordham Heath, 9.5mile / 15.3km
A circular walk via Fordham. Picnic lunch only.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the Fordham Heath car park    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TL943264    Latitude: 51.90268 , Longitude: 0.823665   Postcode: CO3 9TL [121 metres S]
Difficulty:    Distance: 9.5mile / 15.3km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: John and Stephanie Belcher   Telephone: 01206 825626, 07784 576908
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Leisurely Thursday, 1st March 2018, Alresford, 6mile / 9.7km
A circular walk.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at Alresford village hall car park in Ford Lane    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM067213    Latitude: 51.85243 , Longitude: 1.0006   Postcode: CO7 8AR
Difficulty:    Distance: 6mile / 9.7km   National Grade: Leisurely
Contact:    Name: Margaret F and Eileen D   Telephone: 01206 251593, 07941 999723
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Sunday, 4th March 2018, Elmstead Market, 10mile / 16.1km
A circular walk to Wivenhoe where there is a choice of pubs, fish and chip shop, cafes or ferry shelter to eat your picnic lunch.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the free car park on the A133 in Elmstead Market    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM064243    Latitude: 51.87948 , Longitude: 0.9980422   Postcode: CO7 7DA
Difficulty:    Distance: 10mile / 16.1km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Stephen Northrop   Telephone: 07902 948159
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 8th March 2018, Nayland, 11.5mile / 18.5km

A circular walk to Bures along the Stour Valley Path with a lunch stop at Bures at the Eight Bells or bring a picnic. The return is along the St. Edmund’s Path.

Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at Harpers Hill lay-by off the A134 at Nayland    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TL966345    Latitude: 51.97461 , Longitude: 0.8616804   Postcode: CO6 4NT [5779884 metres N]
Difficulty:    Distance: 11.5mile / 18.5km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Paul and June Fieldsend   Telephone: 01255 677368, 07803 519517
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Sunday, 11th March 2018, Holbrook, 11mile / 17.7km
A circumnavigation of Alton Water Reservoir, with picnic lunch only.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the free car park The Street, Holbrook    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM168366    Latitude: 51.98595 , Longitude: 1.156645   Postcode: IP9 2PZ
Difficulty:    Distance: 11mile / 17.7km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Paul and June Fieldsend   Telephone: 01255 677368, 07803 519517
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Leisurely Thursday, 15th March 2018, Cattawade, 6mile / 9.7km

A circular walk. Bring a drink for the break.

Additional Notes: Please note both short and long walks are starting from the same car park so there may be the need to find extra on-street parking in Cattawade Street.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the picnic site car park in Cattawade. Alternatively, from Colchester, take the A12 to the Hadleigh/East Bergholt exit, take the B1070 on through East Bergholt and head for Brantham and the picnic site is signed approximately 100 yards on the right at Cattawade just before the B1070 roundabout with the A137    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM100331    Latitude: 51.95715 , Longitude: 1.055629   Postcode: CO11 1QW
Difficulty:    Distance: 6mile / 9.7km   National Grade: Leisurely
Contact:    Name: Michael May   Telephone: 01206 867863, 07736 414703
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 15th March 2018, Cattawade, 11mile / 17.7km
A circular walk with picnic or pub lunch in East Bergholt.
Additional Notes: Please note both long and short walks are starting from the same car park so there may be the need to find extra on-street parking in Cattawade Street.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the picnic site car park in Cattawade. From Manningtree Station take A137 Ipswich, at first roundabout take the first exit to East Bergholt and the picnic site is signed approximately 100 yards on the left    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM100331    Latitude: 51.95714 , Longitude: 1.055629   Postcode: CO11 1QW
Difficulty:    Distance: 11mile / 17.7km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Sarah and Len Martin   Telephone: 01255 823298, 07933 025328
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Sunday, 18th March 2018, Stratford St. Mary, 8.5mile / 13.7km
A circular walk to Dedham for lunch, where food is available from pubs, Art Centre or bring a picnic.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the Gun Hill lay-by at Stratford, not parking please between the white marker posts    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM041332    Latitude: 51.96024 , Longitude: 0.9699474   Postcode: CO7 6HP [133 metres SE]
Difficulty:    Distance: 8.5mile / 13.7km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Pamela Bradley   Telephone: 01206 799256
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Leisurely Thursday, 22nd March 2018, Chappel, 5mile / 8km
A Margery Allingham circular walk.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at Millennium car park by the viaduct in Chappel    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TL895283    Latitude: 51.9214 , Longitude: 0.755025   Postcode: CO6 2DD
Difficulty:    Distance: 5mile / 8km   National Grade: Leisurely
Contact:    Name: Burt Thomas   Telephone: 01206 213427, 07951 250190
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 22nd March 2018, Witnesham, 10mile / 16.1km
A circular walk to Grundesburgh for a picturesque coffee stop, then on to Playford, followed by a picnic lunch on a hill with views and returning along the Fynn Valley.
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the car park in The Street in Witnesham on the left just before the Barley Mow pub on the right    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM184502    Latitude: 52.10741 , Longitude: 1.188592   Postcode: IP6 9HJ
Difficulty:    Distance: 10mile / 16.1km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Jeff Coe   Telephone: 01255 862098, 07752 377463
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Sunday, 25th March 2018, Bures, 10mile / 16.1km
A circular walk via Lamarsh, Twinstead and Great Henny with a picnic lunch
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at Bures Village Hall car park    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TL908339    Latitude: 51.97124 , Longitude: 0.7770119   Postcode: CO8 5BX
Difficulty:    Distance: 10mile / 16.1km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Janet Penfold   Telephone: 01255 862098, 07752 377463
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017
Moderate Thursday, 29th March 2018, Elmstead Market, 12.5mile / 20.1km
An 8 mile morning walk via Thorrington and then along Alresford Creek and the River Colne to Wivenhoe where various pubs, café and chip shop are available. The afternoon return leg is 4.5 miles
Circular walk
Start time 10am
Start Place: at the free car park on the A133 in Elmstead Market    Time: 10am
   Grid Ref: TM064243    Latitude: 51.87948 , Longitude: 0.9980422   Postcode: CO7 7DA
Difficulty:    Distance: 12.5mile / 20.1km   National Grade: Moderate
Contact:    Name: Dave Cornell   Telephone: 01206 615695, 07901 821973
Last update: Wednesday, 15th November 2017