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Dersingham Walking Group ...

The Dersingham Walking Group was founded in 2005 to provide people from the village with the opportunity to enjoy guided country walks in the area. There is at least one walk each month, usually on the second Wednesday, with full details given in Village Voice and on this website. Each walk has a leader and is usually between 4 and 5 easy miles taking a couple of hours or so. Why not get some fresh air, exercise and enjoy our wonderful countryside, you'll be in good company!

Our Next Walks...

The letters and numbers in the Start Point description, for example TF672374, give the Ordnance Survey grid reference for the location. You can see the start point on a map by visiting GridReferenceFinder.com and entering the grid reference there.

Walks during November, December and January will commence at the earlier time of 1.30pm.

Wednesday December 8th 1.30pm
Explore the many hidden corners of Ingoldisthorpe and Snettisham. Four and a half miles. Meet at the big layby near Ingoldisthorpe crossroads. Start point TF 683324. Leader Stephen Martyn 01485 541333.

December 29th 1.30pm
A chance to shrug off Christmas indulgence with a walk down to the beach and back with a glimpse of the sea if the tide obliges by being in. Meet at the old Dersingham station TF 680 308, leader Tony Bubb 01485 542638

January 12th 1.30pm
Brian is the master of walks in the Sandringham woods so join us for today's exploration of his latest route. Start at the Village Sign TF685 297. Leader Brian Eldridge 01485 540862

January 26th 1.30pm
After climbing out of Brancaster on the Norfolk Coast Path we get great views of Titchwell before descending down to the coast and returning to Brancaster village. Start point Brancaster Church TF 771 438. About 4.5 miles. Leader: Stephen Martyn 01485 541333.

February 9th 2.00pm
February 9th 2.00pm Starting from the Dersingham Village Centre we shall walk up to Sandringham before taking a variety of woodland footpaths. We will return to the Centre via Admirals Drive and Dodds Hill. Start point the Village Centre car park TF 692 302. About 4 miles. Leader: Stephen Martyn 01485 541333.

photo of the group near Appleton walking group on the beach

Country walking is a real joy, and it's good for you ...

There's nothing like a good country walk to both relax and energise you at the same time. It's a real pleasure to just be out in the fresh air, and the health benefits are well known. Fortunately in Dersingham we have nearby access to some of the best country and coast walking in East Anglia, with many excellent routes starting right in the village.

The Dersingham Walking Group has a team of experienced leaders one of whom guides each of our walks. We are always looking to expand the number of leaders, so if you would like to join us please get in touch. Training is provided and we can also suggest suitable walks if necessary.

Speaking of walking routes, Cliff Jordan runs an excellent website called Whiffler's Walks which catalogues a large number of local walks. You can find a link to Cliff's website below. Look forward to seeing you with your boots on!

whiffler's walks website, with many local routes