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  1. Address

    Mersea Island, Essex, CO5 8AN

    Essex

    The first stretch, along the wilds of Mersea beach, was a stunning vista of yachts, dilapidated houseboats, and the 'monkey steps' where, in the 18th and 19th centuries, officials would guard against smugglers.

    Forget the traffic and forget the…

    Add Oyster Beds and Vineyard Tours to your Itinerary

  2. Address

    Southend on Sea, Essex, SS1 1EE

    Essex

    For passionate walkers the countryside around the district of Rochford offers some spectacular vistas which can be enjoyed by walking The Roach Valley Way.  The trail is using Southend-on-Sea as a base where you and your family can enjoy a variety…

    Add Rural Sites and Seaside Delights to your Itinerary

  3. Address

    Manningtree, Essex, CO11 2HH

    Telephone

    01206 299460

    Essex

    Constable Country, part of the stunning Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is both simple and carefree. Whether you are a seasoned rambler or a first-time walker who simply likes the idea of spending an indulgent few hours in the…

    Add Walk in Constables Footsteps to your Itinerary

  4. Address

    Saffron Walden, Essex, CB10 1HR

    Essex

    Saffron Walden's rich heritage and wealth is reflected in the large number of old buildings whilst retaining the original medieval street layout. Bridge End, Castle Street, Myddylton Place and Church Street display many timbered houses dating from…

    Add English Heritage and Historic Essex to your Itinerary

  5. Address

    Station Road, Althorne, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 6DG

    Chelmsford

    A picturesque 5.65 mile linear walk along the coast between the villages of Althorne and North Fambridge; this allows you to get a train from North Fambridge station at the end of the walk to return to the start. The walk includes scenic views of…

    Add Althorne to North Fambridge to your Itinerary

  6. Address

    Essex

    A list of suggested walks in Tendring that range from 1 mile to 5 miles .

  7. Address

    Harwich High Lighthouse, Harwich, Essex, CO12 3NH

    Harwich

    The Essex Way is a long distance footpath stretching for 82 miles right across Essex. It has been broken into sections so that each one is a moderately demanding walk of around 8 - 12 miles, and can be accessed via environmentally friendly public…

    Add Essex Way Walking Trail to your Itinerary

  8. Address

    Harwich, Essex, CO12 4EN

    Essex

    The maritime town of Harwich stands at the tip of a peninsula in North East Essex commanding the entrance to a magnificent harbour, where the Orwell flows down from Ipswich to meet the waters of the Stour that flows from Constable Country. It is the…

    Add Maritime Memories to your Itinerary

  9. Address

    9 Sunny Point, Walton on the Naze, Essex, CO14 8LD

    Walton on the Naze

    This walk visits the new Crag Walk coastal defence system in Walton on the Naze before heading along the seafront in the Essex town.

    Add Crag Walk, Walton Walking Trail to your Itinerary

  10. Address

    Great Sampford, SAFFRON WALDEN, Essex, CB10 2RS

    SAFFRON WALDEN

    A circular walk through the North Essex countyside, the birthplace of legendary Highway Man Dick Turpin, from Great Sampford to Howses & Hempstead and back to Great Sampford via Free Roberts 6 miles (9.5 kms)

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    Address

    The Avenue, Brentwood, CM13 3RZ

    Telephone

    +44 (0)1277 211250

    Brentwood

    Discover the magic of the Deep Dark Wood with this self-led trail searching for the amazing hand-crafted carvings of Gruffalo characters.

    Add Thorndon Country Park Gruffalo Trail to your Itinerary

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    The Lock House, Heybridge Basin, CM9 4RY

    Telephone

    +44 (0)7712 079764

    Heybridge Basin

    This waterway runs through a largely unspoilt part of rural Essex and connects the county town of Chelmsford with the tidal estuary of the River Blackwater at Heybridge Basin. It is 13.8 miles (22.1 km) long and has 13 locks.

    Add Chelmer & Blackwater Canal to your Itinerary

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    Harbour Crescent, HARWICH, Essex, CO12 3NL

    HARWICH

    Take a voyage of discovery around the old port of Harwich and discover a wealth of maritime history.

    Add Harwich Maritime Walking Trail to your Itinerary

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    Town Street, Thaxted, DUNMOW, Essex, CM6 2LD

    DUNMOW

    A delightful circular walk of approx. 1 mile taking in many of the famous sights of Thaxted and enjoying the rolling North Essex countryside.

    Add Thaxted Wildlife Trail to your Itinerary

  15. Address

    Cornmill Meadows car park, Crooked Mile, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 2ES

    Telephone

    08456 770 600

    Waltham Abbey

    A circular route that takes in the beauty of Cornmill Meadows and picturesque Tree Park. This trail helps you to discover the many species of dragonfly that inhabit this beautiful sanctuary. 

    Distance 2 miles   Terrain: Grass pathways…

    Add Dragonfly Discovery Trail to your Itinerary

  16. Address

    Pindar car park, Windmill Lane, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, EN8 9AJ

    Telephone

    08456 770 600

    Cheshunt

    A linear route exploring the stunning North Metropolitan and Bowyers Orchid Meadows.

    Add Orchid Discovery Trail to your Itinerary

  17. Address

    Lee Valley Regional Park, Gunpowder Park car park, Sewardstone Road, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 3GP

    Telephone

    08456 770 600

    Gunpowder Park car park, Sewardstone Road

    The route travels south through Gunpowder Park and Sewardstone Marsh, following Section 18 of the London Loop to Swan and Pike Pool. It continues north through Rammey Marsh to Highbridge Street before turning south back to Gunpowder Park. Points…

    Add Marshes and Meadows to your Itinerary

  18. Address

    Church Walk, ROCHFORD, Essex, SS4 1NL

    ROCHFORD

    A circular walk across countryside and incorporationg part of the sea wall, passing a convenient pub for refreshment and returning along the banks of the Roach.  Rochford itself is an atrractive historic market town. 

     

     

    Add Rochford circular walk with Essex and South Suffolk Railways Ways to your Itinerary

  19. Address

    Victoria Avenue, SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, Essex, SS2 6AE

    SOUTHEND-ON-SEA

    This walk offers a gentle family friendly promenade along the sea front with options for returning via train to Southend Central Station when you have walked 2.5 miles to Chalkwell Station or the 4 miles to Leigh-on-Sea Station.  From Southend…

    Add Southend Victoria to Leigh walk with Essex and South Suffolk Railways Ways to your Itinerary

  20. Address

    Station Road, Wakes Colne, Colchester, Essex, CO6 2DS

    Colchester

    This walk explores the rolling countryside bordering the western flank of the Stour valley and offers sweeping  views of the landscape favoured by both Gainsborough and Constable.  A lovely walk with varied terrain including some slopes for…

    Add Chappel to Bures to your Itinerary

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