We are a friendly walking group based on the Essex/Suffolk border. We walk on Sundays and are mainly 'working age' people. We cover distances from 8 up to 15+ miles. There is no charge to come on a walk if you are a member of the Ramblers. If you aren't yet a Ramblers member then you can try up to three walks for free.
Scroll down to see our current walks program and details. Hope to see you soon!
Walking programme for the second half of 2018 is now below (with some details to follow).
|3rd June 09:45 WALK||Stoke-by-Nayland||TL989361||12 miles||Dan L 07877 274476||Meet at The Crown public house, Stoke-by-Nayland CO6 4SE Please park on the roadside not in the pub car park. 12 mile walk in the surrounding countryside.|
|16th June 09:45 WALK||Saturday walk from Newmarket||TL643627||17 miles||Valerie / David 07879 282882||Please note this walk is on Saturday instead of Sunday 17th. Meet at Newmarket train station, postcode CB8 9BB. A linear walk from Newmarket to Cambridge, returning by train. A varied walk with good views of Newmarket race course, going through pretty villages such as Swaffham Prior with its 2 churches and ending with a beautiful river walk into Cambridge. Mid afternoon stop in Horningsea at tea shop/pub.|
|8th July 09:45 WALK||Orford||Susie||Details to follow|
|29th July 09:45 WALK||TBC||Simon||Details to follow|
|12th August WALK 11:00||Manningtree to East Bergholt||TM093322||8.5 miles||Chris 07751 481679||Joint walk with Norfolk Solemates. Please note later start time. Meet at Manningtree station. Walk to Flatford and East Bergholt ending up at The Place For Plants garden cafe (option to pay to look round the gardens) then back to station|
|26th August 09:45 WALK||Washbrook||TM122424||12 miles||Eric 07305 896418||Meet at end of London Road (park along the abandoned dual carriageway). More details to follow|
|9th September 09:45 WALK||Weeley||10 miles||Jamie 07799 661710||Meet at Weeley Village Hall. More details to follow.|
|23rd September 10:30 WALK||Dunwich||TM478706||9 miles||Sarah 07879 640676||Joint walk with Norfolk Solemates. Meet/park and ready to start walking at 10.30am from the free Beach Road car park in Dunwich, IP17 3DJ.Toilets available. The walk is a mixture of heath land,and tracks some close to Minsmere, with some shingle beach walking on route too. Lovely area to explore for birdlife and the coast. Please bring snacks/drinks for a couple of breaks. Refreshments available back at the start of the walk. Sorry walk not suitable for dogs.|
|7th October 09:45 WALK||Suffolk||Simon 07743 291440||Details to follow.|
|21st October 09:45 WALK||Ousden||TL747593||9 miles||David & Valerie 07879 282882||Start at Ousden Village Hall, postcode CB8 8TR. A three-village walk Ousden--Lidgate--Dalham. Stopping for drinks at Affleck Arms in Dalham.|
|4th November 09:45 WALK||Stowmarket||Eric 07305 896418||Circular walk from Stowmarket to Rattlesden. Further details to follow|
|18th November 09:45 WALK||Bures||Jamie 07799 661710||Meet at Bures Village Hall. Details to follow|
|24th / 25th November WEEKEND AWAY||Thetford||9 miles||Chris 07751 481679||Please let Chris know by the end of September if you would be interested in a short break in Thetford, we have done this in previous years as something to look forward to in the long drag between the end of Summer and Christmas. People book their own accommodation (e.g. in Premier Inn), we'll do a 9 mile walk in Thetford Forest on Saturday followed by a meal in the evening then a shorter walk on Sunday. If enough people are interested further details will be posted.|
|6th December 09:45 WALK||Dan L 07877 274476|
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