From 8-11th March 2017, Wednesday to Saturday, I travelled 81 miles on foot, from Epping to Harwich, on the various footpaths of The Essex Way … Each day of the hike was an adventure in itself. Slip-sliding, rain-soaked, through sodden fields of Essex clay, marvelling at enormous cloud banks rolling bulbously as far as the eye could see, gorging myself on sun-glazed meadows and twinkling streams, it was joyful to cross the county on foot and at my own pace. Continue reading Jubilation, Reflection & Procrastination: Hiking The Essex Way For Essex Girls
This time I have a lot to lose. Essex Girl pride is driving me… …But to you who might send a supportive message, please do. I promise that it makes a huge difference. Continue reading Pre-Hike Nerves
To the amazing people who have expressed an interest in Hiking the Essex Way hike for Essex Girls… Continue reading If You’d Like To Hike With Me…
Hiking 81 miles on The Essex Way in aid of projects to support Essex Women and Girls, to coincide with International Women’s Day. Continue reading Hiking the Essex Way for Essex Girls
The Route: 11 mile Loop Walk in Braintree District, North Essex.
…turned to find a spectacular, tree-lined “road through the woods”. Reg and I wandered down it feeling gloriously that we walked where carriages had gone before… Continue reading An Airfield, an Arboretum & a Muntjac
The Route: 3 miles there and back from Aldeburgh to Thorpeness on the Suffolk Coast.
…the sea was like a millpond and all the drama was in the sky… Continue reading A stroll amid the pebbles, for a couple of hours