The Peddars Way and Norfolk coast path. by Great Britain. Countryside Commission.

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Published by Countryside Commission in Cheltenham .

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SeriesNational trail guides, CCP -- 291
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Open LibraryOL20626624M
ISBN 100861702441
OCLC/WorldCa277183496

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Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path. Choose and book a National Trail break or be inspired by our suggested itineraries. Read facts about the Trail and watch the Trail video. Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path Trail Information. Find out about the Trail and use the interactive map to explore accommodation, services and attractions on the route.

The Peddars Way is a wonderful ever changing, easy graded, 46 mile long distance walk starting from the pretty woodland of Knettishall Heath, through to open countryside and tracks, past historic pingo ponds, quiet lanes and heathland, along arrow straight old Roman roads and tracks and eventually ending at the sand and sea on the North Norfolk Coast at Holme-next-the-Sea.

The Peddars Way and the Norfolk Coast Path combine to make a very accessible 93 mile walk, taking in the best parts of the Norfolk countryside and coastline. The Peddars Way is an ancient road dating back to the Bronze Age, then developed into a military route in Roman times and later used by pilgrims during the 15 th century.

The Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path National Trail is an easy-to-follow mile trail that combines the best of inland and coastal walking in Norfolk, and one that, being well waymarked, largely flat and within easy reach of public transport for most of its length, is ideal for people new to long-distance walks.

Running 93 miles from the heathland and forest on the Norfolk-Suffolk border, via stunning sandy beaches, picturesque villages and wild, empty salt marsh to the traditional seaside resort of Cromer on the north Norfolk coast, the Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path is a wonderfully varied and interesting National Trail/5(21).

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book map. Combined with the Norfolk Coast Path, it forms the Peddars Way & Norfolk Coast Path National Trail, one of 15 National Trails in England and Wales.

Much of the Peddars Way can be used by cyclists and there is a special route available to horseriders. The Norfolk Coast Path is a long distance footpath in Norfolk, running 83 miles ( km) from Hunstanton to was opened in and covers the North Norfolk Coast AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty).It links with the Peddars Way at Holme-next-the-Sea, and the two in combination form the Peddars Way & Norfolk Coast Path National Trail, one of 15 Highest point: Beeston Bump, 63 m ( ft).

The Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path National Trail is an easy-to-follow mile trail that combines the best of inland and coastal walking in Norfolk, and one that, being well waymarked, largely flat and within easy reach of public transport for most of its length, is ideal for people new to long-distance walks.4/5(2).

The route is described from south to north along Peddars Way and from west to east (as far as Cromer) along the Norfolk Coast Path. Ordnance Survey mapping for the entire route; Background information on everything from archaeology to wildlife; Comprehensive, up-to-date information on public transport, accommodation and places of interest/5(3).

This holiday option takes in both the Peddars Way and the Norfolk Coast Path in their entirety, spanning miles from Knettishall Heath The Peddars Way and Norfolk coast path. book Hopton-on-Sea.

This is an excellent choice for those wanting to enjoy the wonderful contrast between rolling green countryside and unspoilt coastline that this trail showcases.

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Enjoy a Followers: The Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path walk offer you the chance to explore the diverse Norfolk countryside. The Peddars Way Summary. From the beginning of the Peddars Way in Thetford, you’ll walk through woodland, cross rivers, walk past important heathland at Brettenham.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(7). The Peddars Way in fact begins rather quietly from a finger-post adjacent to a B road, next to Blackwater Carr – a surprisingly low-key and easy-to-miss way of signalling the start of a National Trail.

Opposite is a car park with no facilities but this is where the Brecks Bus (see p45) stops; it is also where the Icknield Way (see p31) ends.

All-in-one, practical guide to walking the Norfolk Coast Path and Peddars Way, with 75 large-scale walking maps and guides to 33 towns and villages, planning, places to stay and places to eat.

The Norfolk Coast Path & Peddars Way cover miles of walking trails. The Peddars Way runs through East Anglia from Knettishall Heath on the Norfolk/ Suffolk border and follows a Roman. Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path. [Bruce Robinson; Michael Allaby] Print book: English: Rev. edView all editions and formats: Summary: From the NATIONAL TRAIL GUIDE series, an illustrated guide to Peddar's Way and the Norfolk Coast Path, which features a.

Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path. by: Alexander Stewart UPDATES. Updated information. Thank you to the readers who sent in the following updates including Marlene Cousins, Carol Buxton, Allison Bradnock, Alison Gibson, Mr J.K. Apps, Chris Layton, Matthew Chaddock, Maurice Humphries, Wendy and Richard Pyne.

The information has not yet been checked by. The Peddars Way and The Norfolk Coast Path can be linked to create one lovely long path or walked as 2 separate walks in their own right.

The Peddars Way is 47 miles long - starts at Knettishall Heath and ends at Hunstanton. The Norfolk Coast Path is now 87 miles long and starts at Hunstanton and ends in Hopton-on-Sea. Both the Peddars Way and the Norfolk Coast Path are accessible by public transport and there are a wealth of accommodation options along the entire route.

Book ahead to avoid disappointment during the summer months, or if you’re feeling adventurous consider camping out in one of the many designated campsites close to the trail. The Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path National Trail is an easy-to-follow mile trail that combines the best of inland and coastal walking in Norfolk, and one that, being well waymarked, largely flat and within easy reach of public transport for most of its length, is ideal for people new to long-distance walks/5(14).

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This easy-access National Trail provides both inland and coastal walking. The Peddars Way is one of the links in a prehistoric route, often called the Greater Ridgeway, from The Wash to the South Devon Coast, and it reaches the coast at Holme-next-the-Sea, from where the Trail follows the Norfolk Coast Path east.

For the timeless pleasure of being at one with the natural world try the 45 mile long Norfolk Coastal Path. It can take three days, from Holme-next-the-Sea where Seahenge was discovered inacross to the Victorian seaside town of Cromer, or push on and head down to the Norfolk-Suffolk border at Hopton-on-Sea, just past Great Yarmouth.

The Peddars Way starts at Knettishall Heath and follows an ancient Roman road through the Brecks to the Norfolk seaside town of Hunstanton. As well as quiet river valleys, ancient heathland and rich farmland, the trail visits many historic towns and. Background.

The Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path comprises two seperate paths that join at Holme-next-the-Sea on the north Norfolk Coast; these paths are the Peddars Way, which follows the Romanised route of the Icknield Way from Knettishall Heath near Thetford to the North Norfolk Coast, and the North Norfolk Coast Path, which runs from Holme-next-the-Sea to Cromer.

The Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path in fact starts in Suffolk at Knettishall Heath Country Park, to then follow the route of the old Roman road to Holme-next-the-Sea on the north Norfolk coast.

At Holme the Peddars Way merges into the Norfolk Coast Path, which runs from Hunstanton to Cromer. The A-Z Adventure series features the accuracy and quality of the 25k OS Explorer mapping in a convenient book, complete with index.

This A-Z Adventure Atlas features continuous Ordnance Survey mapping providing complete coverage of Peddars Way (from Knettishall Heath to Holme next the Sea) and the Norfolk Coast Path (from Hunstanton to Hopton on Sea).5/5(1).

The Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path is a 93 mile national trail in East Anglia in the UK. The conventional way to hike it is from Knettishal Heath in Suffolk, heading north east along a Roman road through the Norfolk countryside to Hunstanton on the coast.

The Peddars Way & Norfolk Coast Path. North Norfolk Coast from above - Duration: Peddars Way October - Duration: blogpackinglight 2, views. The A-Z Adventure series features the accuracy and quality of the 25k OS Explorer mapping in a convenient book, complete with index.

This A-Z Adventure Atlas features continuous Ordnance Survey mapping providing complete coverage of Peddars Way (from Knettishall Heath to Holme next the Sea) and the Norfolk Coast Path (from Hunstanton to Hopton on Sea).

Peddars Way & Norfolk Coast Path FAQs. This page is designed to answer any questions you may have about our self-guided walking holidays. If you cannot find the information you are looking for then please call our office on + 44 (0) or email us at [email protected] and we will be happy to help.

Choosing your Walking Holiday. We currently offer baggage transfer on the Norfolk Coast Path (Hunstanton to Cromer), Peddars Way (Knettishall to Holme-next-the-Sea) and Angles Way (Great Yarmouth to Thetford) We can also cover Weavers Way (Cromer to Great Yarmouth), Nar Valley Way (Kings Lynn to Gressenhall), Wherrymans Way (Norwich to Great Yarmouth) and Boudicca Way (Diss.

The path takes you from views of the Wash and the Lincolnshire Coastline at Hunstanton, and past many internationally recognised wildlife reserves. Just past Hunstanton the path is joined by the Peddars Way extending south into Suffolk following a Roman Road dating back to AD " Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path (National Trail Guide).

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The Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path Peddars Way and the Norfolk coastal path runs for 93 miles along a distinctive Roman road from Knettishall Heath Country Park to just beyond Magazine Wood at Holme-next-Sea and then the path crosses wide sandy beaches to Cromer pier.

The national trail combines two contrasting paths, each of which is a superb walk in its. Norfolk Coast Path has 21 new circular routes along Stretch 1 and 2 of the England Coast Path.

FOOD AND DRINK Whether your looking for fresh local produce, a hearty meal or an evening of Michelin Star Fine Dining, Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path has it all, With hundreds of restaurants, pubs and farm shops you really are spoilt for choice.

Overview Two walks for the price of one. Starting near Thetford, the Peddars Way progresses north-northeasterly towards the coast and then turns right along the Norfolk coastline towards Cromer. The former passes through arable land and bracken heathland, the latter is very much an unspoilt coastline of marshes and sandy beaches.

The path is almost. Prices: Peddars Way and North Norfolk Coast Path All our holidays for this route are shown below with prices for various options.

Prices shown are per person based on 2 people sharing a twin or double bedded room. Running 93 miles from the heathland and forest on the Norfolk-Suffolk border, via stunning sandy beaches, picturesque villages and wild, empty salt marsh to the traditional seaside resort of Cromer on the north Norfolk coast, the Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path is a wonderfully varied and interesting National Trail/5(14).

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