Peldon Church to Tollesbury Marina

Walk 18: Thursday 15th July 2021

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Distance: 19 miles

We circuit the Abberton Reservoir before returning to the coast at Salcott and the desolate Old Hall Marshes. For bird-watchers, a day in paradise.

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Walk Guidelines

There are two official meeting locations per day; at the start and near the mid-point. If you only wish to walk your one-mile stretch and join the walking party as it comes through your section, you can specify to meet ‘at my mile’ on the booking form (which should have been emailed to you already).

If you are meeting ‘at my mile’, please understand it is difficult for us to specify the exact time the main walking party will arrive. To help you estimate this, use the scheduled times below and add 30 mins per mile to get to your mile. We are using a walking speed of 2 miles an hour as a guide.

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Please be on time.

  • Start point 8AM: (Miles 247 -255) Peldon & Wigboroughs Community Hall, Peldon CO5 7PT
  • Mid point 1PM: (Miles 256 – 265) The Salcott Village Hall, The Street, Salcott, Essex, CM9 8HL
  • End point 5-5:30PM: The Loft – Tea by the Sea – Woodrolfe Rd, Tollesbury, Maldon CM9 8SE

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Route: Walk 18


 Please note: The routes and mile markers were mapped in February. It is possible that some changes will be needed before the walk itself takes place, for example because of temporary path closures, weather events, and tidal conditions. If there are changes, we will walk an alternative route that is as close as possible to the planned route, and keep the mile markers as close to the originals too. If route lines appear to stray off public rights of way, this will not happen in reality and route lines will be adjusted as more accurate information from walk leaders is available. ‘Miles’ at the start and end of days may be slightly more or less than one mile.

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