Best Walks in Essex

Walks, England

Explore some of the most beautiful parts of Essex with these walking routes.

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  • Preview of The Epping Forest Zipcar Trail

    The Epping Forest Zipcar Trail

    Waltham Abbey, Essex

    by zipcar

    by zipcar

    2hr 15m / 3.9km
    A wonderful circular around Epping Forest. Ends at the foodie haven of the Oyster & Seaford Bar. Enjoy a spot of forest bathing and more.
    Wildlife Public toilets Refreshments Parking Dog friendly Child friendly
  • Preview of The Grand Green Tour of Harlow

    The Grand Green Tour of Harlow

    Mark Hall Ward, Essex

    by harlowcouncil

    by harlowcouncil

    4hr 30m / 12.9km
    An epic loop around Harlow. Explore Harlow Town Park, stroll along the River Stort and connect with nature in the many green spaces.
    Water feature Great views Public toilets Public transport History Dog friendly
  • Preview of Southend City Heritage Trail

    Southend City Heritage Trail

    Southend-on-Sea

    by forwardmotion

    by forwardmotion

    1hr 15m / 2km
    Explore Southend's history. Visit Conservation Areas, Southend's oldest pub and garden, plus spot a listed monument or two.
    Water feature Refreshments Public transport History Dog friendly
  • Preview of South Woodham Ferrers Circular Walk

    South Woodham Ferrers Circular Walk

    South Woodham Ferrers, Essex

    by theessexcoast

    by theessexcoast

    1hr 50m / 7km
    A jaunt around South Woodham Ferrers. Taking in views of the river, lots of wildlife & fresh sea air.
    Wildlife Water feature Great views Parking Dog friendly Botanics
  • Preview of Bradwell-on-Sea circular

    Bradwell-on-Sea circular

    Bradwell on Sea, Essex

    by safergreenerhealthier

    by safergreenerhealthier

    3hr 30m / 10.1km
    Enjoy the tranquility of the saltmarshes, the songs of the seabirds and the history of this corner of the Dengie Peninsula
    Wildlife Water feature Great views Parking History Dog friendly
  • Preview of Gosbecks Park Loop

    Gosbecks Park Loop

    Stanway, Essex

    by timngwena

    by timngwena

    1hr 45m / 6km
    A stroll through Stanway, Essex
    Parking Picnic spot Dog friendly Great views Child friendly Water feature
  • Preview of Weald Park

    Weald Park

    South Weald, Essex

    by sebkerry82

    by sebkerry82

    1 hour / 2.2km
    A jaunt around South Weald, Essex
    Parking Public toilets Picnic spot Refreshments Dog friendly Child friendly
  • Preview of The River Roach Coastal Path

    The River Roach Coastal Path

    Rochford, Essex

    by theessexcoast

    by theessexcoast

    2hr 30m / 10.3km
    A lovely long loop out of Rochford and along the River Roach. Epic coastal views, super tranquil with pubs and shops en route.
    Wildlife Water feature Public toilets Public transport Parking Dog friendly
  • Preview of Circular from Nightingale Hall

    Circular from Nightingale Hall

    Earls Colne, Essex

    by gonker44

    by gonker44

    4hr 15m / 13.7km
    A walk around Earls Colne, Essex
    Wildlife Great views Refreshments Parking Dog friendly Botanics
  • Preview of Stock Woods

    Stock Woods

    Stock, Essex

    by sebkerry82

    by sebkerry82

    1 hour / 1.9km
    A walk around Stock, Essex
    Parking
  • Preview of Public Art Around Chelmsford

    Public Art Around Chelmsford

    Chelmsford, Essex

    by tonester

    by tonester

    3 hours / 8km
    A walk past the many pieces of public art in Chelmsford, Essex. Shortcut options included!
    Water feature Refreshments Public transport Picnic spot Dog friendly Botanics
  • Preview of Marconi Trail - Full Route

    Marconi Trail - Full Route

    Chelmsford, Essex

    by marconiheritagetrail

    by marconiheritagetrail

    3hr 15m / 8.9km
    Explore what remains of Chelmsford’s historical links to Marconi and the early days of the wireless radio on this lovely town walk.
    Wildlife Water feature Refreshments Public transport History Dog friendly
  • Preview of Goldhanger coast loop

    Goldhanger coast loop

    Goldhanger, Essex

    by baldinggracefully

    by baldinggracefully

    1hr 15m / 4.9km
    A stroll along the coast by Goldhanger, Essex
    Wildlife Water feature Great views Dog friendly
  • Preview of Brentwood Nature Trail

    Brentwood Nature Trail

    Brentwood South Ward, Essex

    by grahamclegg

    by grahamclegg

    1hr 30m / 4.4km
    A nature walk around Brentwood. Visit Shenfield Common and other local parks and green spaces en route.
    Wildlife Water feature Public transport Botanics
  • Preview of Harwich circular

    Harwich circular

    Harwich, Essex

    by sk1ndred

    by sk1ndred

    1hr 55m / 5.3km
    A jaunt around Harwich, Essex
    Refreshments Dog friendly Great views History Water feature
  • Preview of Colchester Orbital East A

    Colchester Orbital East A

    Colchester, Essex

    by colchesterorbital

    by colchesterorbital

    2hr 15m / 8.7km
    From High Woods Country Park to Wivenhoe Park (University of Essex), exploring Welsh Wood & Salary Brook Nature Reserve.
    Wildlife Great views Public toilets Refreshments Picnic spot Botanics
  • Preview of Colchester to Wivenhoe

    Colchester to Wivenhoe

    Colchester, Essex

    by theessexcoast

    by theessexcoast

    2 hours / 7.3km
    A beautiful walk from Colchester Town to Wivenhoe along the River Colne. Look out for hand-forged artworks along the first half of the walk.
    Water feature Public toilets Refreshments Public transport Dog friendly Child friendly
  • Preview of Prittlewell Heritage Trail

    Prittlewell Heritage Trail

    Prittlewell Southend-on-Sea

    by forwardmotion

    by forwardmotion

    1hr 30m / 2.5km
    Discover Anglo-Saxon history, visit the historic Prittlewell Priory and enjoy lush green spaces on this heritage trail around Prittlewell.
    Public toilets Refreshments Public transport History Dog friendly Botanics

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