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This list of 'free to access' walks in Essex has been gathered together for you from across the web. Most of these walks are in the form of turn-by-turn walking directions. If you would like to see Walking Routes from another UK county or UK National Park, please visit the Walking Routes home page.

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Essex Walking Routes

The following links point to pages containing free walk descriptions.....
    Sites covering the County, Regions or Areas...

  1. Colne Valley
  2. Essex (AllTrails)
  3. Essex (British Pilgrimage Trust)
  4. Essex (British Walks)
  5. Essex (Chelmer Canal Trust)
  6. Essex (Christopher Somerville)
  7. Essex (Colchester Ramblers)
  8. Essex (Countryfile)
  9. Essex (County Council)
  10. Essex (Discovering Britain)
  11. Essex (Essex Life)
  12. Essex (Essex Pub Walks)
  13. Essex (Essex Walks)
  14. Essex (GPS Routes)
  15. Essex (Griffmonster)
  16. Essex (Havac Walkers)
  17. Essex (Healthy Life Essex)
  18. Essex (The Hundred Parishes Society)
  19. Essex (Matt Fry)
  20. Essex (National Trust)
  21. Essex (Out of the Loop)
  22. Essex (Saturday Walkers Club)
  23. Essex (Visit Essex)
  24. Essex (Visorando)
  25. Essex (Walking Britain)
  26. Essex (Walks and Walking)
  27. Essex (Walks around Britian)
  28. Essex (Walks with Buggies)
  29. Essex (Wild Essex)
  30. Lee Valley (Visit Lee Valley)
  31. Maldon District (TIC)
  32. Rochford District (District Council)
  33. Tendring (Tendring District Council)
  34. Thames Estuary (Thames Estuary Path)
  35. Uttlesford District (Uttlesford Wildlife)


  36. Sites covering Cities, Towns & Villages...

  37. Abberton & Langenhoe (Parish Council)
  38. Basildon (Council)
  39. Basildon (Wat Tyler Country Park)
  40. Billericay (Town Council)
  41. Bishop's Stortford (Footpath Association)
  42. Brentwood (Borough Council)
  43. Bures (Bures Online)
  44. Burnham-on-Crouch
  45. Colchester (BBC)
  46. Colchester (Visit Colchester)
  47. Danbury Common (Guardian)
  48. Dedham (The Guardian)
  49. Dedham (Parish Council)
  50. Dedham Vale
  51. East Hanningfield (Parich Council)
  52. Elsenham
  53. Epping Forest (Visit Epping Forest)
  54. Farnham (Essex Info)
  55. Finchingfield (BBC)
  56. Fobbing (World War II Heritage)
  57. Friday Woods (Ministry of Defence)
  58. Frinton (Car Free Walks)
  59. Galleywood (Parish Council)
  60. Great Chishill (scroll down to 'Fancy a Walk')
  61. Great Wakering (Parish Council)
  62. Great Yeldham (Great Yeldham Walking Group)
  63. Hempstead
  64. Henham (click on 'Information')
  65. Hockley (Parish Council)
  66. Kelvedon (Parish Council)
  67. Little Baddow
  68. Littley Green (BBC)
  69. Loughton
  70. Maldon (BBC)
  71. Manor Park (TGO Magazine)
  72. Margaretting Tye (The White Hart)
  73. Pattiswick (East Anglian Daily Times)
  74. Polstead (East Anglian Daily Times)
  75. Rochford (Car Free Walks)
  76. South Hanningfield (Brunning and Price)
  77. Stratford St Mary (The Guardian)
  78. Thaxted (BBC)
  79. Thaxted (Uttlesford Ramblers)
  80. Uttlesford (Uttlesford Wildlife)
  81. Walton On The Naze (BBC)
  82. West Mersea (TGO Magazine)
  83. White Notley (Been There Done That)
  84. Wivenhoe (Wivenhoe Encyclopedia)
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Essex walking books

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Essex walking maps

Don't rely on a GPS signal and your phone battery. Please stay safe; take a waterproof walking map and a compass with you on your walk. See How to use a Compass

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