Links to Sites showing Access Areas or Walks


  • Norwich Ramblers Digital Walk Library             Web Page
    The Norwich Ramblers Digital Walk Library is a free web resource intended primarily for group walk leaders
    but it’s open to use by anyone interested in walking in the Norfolk area and beyond.
  • The Boudicca Way                               Web Page
    The Boudicca Way and surrounding countryside offer a great place to walk, cycle, bird watch and explore beautiful, unspoilt South Norfolk landscape.
    E-mail Us Your Comment or Question to Boudicca Way
  • The Bittern Line                               Web Page
    These guided walks have been organised by the Bittern Line Community Rail Partnership, which aims to encourage greater patronage of the Norwich to Sheringham Railway line by local residents, visitors and businesses through the development of small scale initiatives. All the walks are FREE to rail ticket holders. The Bittern Line also produces a pack of leaflets detailing walks from each Bittern Line Station.
    For further details about the guided walks, and to confirm that the walks are going ahead as planned,
    please   Ian Dinmore on 01263 224248.


  • Natural England                  01902 693218               Web Page
    Registers by County of Countryside Stewardship sites where the public has free access.
    (The maps are not very clear but the site position can be worked out with an OS map.


  • Natural England                                                                    Web Page
    22 Local Nature Reserves in Norfolk.
    Details of individual local nature reserve sites in Norfolk with Grid Reference numbers.
  • Natural England                                                                    Web Page
    47 National Nature Reserves across six counties.
    Full individual site descriptions are given along with access details, there are no Grid Reference numbers.


  • National Trust                                                                     Web Page       Email
    P O Box 39,
    Warrington, WA5 7WD 0844 800 1895
    Properties, Coast and Countryside Open to the Public. Details of all properties in the East of England.

The walking person symbol denotes properties where walking is available plus download walks.

  • Norfolk County Council – Countryside Access Website      Web Page
    Walking information covering  the whole county from short circular walks to long distance footpaths. Sections on your rights and the law when accessing the countryside. Links to District Council web sites.
  • Norfolk Wildlife Trust                                                  Web Page  
    Detailed information on all of the sites in Norfolk including OS map numbers, grid reference numbers and car parking facilities.


  • The Woodland Trust                                         Web Page
    All Woodland Trust sites and much more.


  • Visit Norfolk                        Web Page
    A site with plenty of information about walking in Norfolk.



Outlets for Walking Gear, Maps and Information


  • Bus or Train times check the current accuracy
    Traveline East Anglia  
    Web Page               Travel Line 0871 200 22 33.
    For local details of Norfolk 
    01245 454385
  • 5 Day Weather Forecast – Norwich Area            Web Page
    From the BBC. Forecast can be given from many places in Norfolk.
  • Norwich Camping & Leisure – The Leisure Village –   01603 717600      –    Web Page
    58 Yarmouth Road – Blofield – Norwich – NR13 4LQ                         

    For all walking and camping needs. – 10% Ramblers Discount – on production of valid membership card!
  • Jarrolds – London Street, Norwich –  01603 660661
    Department Store selling a range of maps and walks literature.
  •   Cotswold Outdoor                      Web Page
    Blackburn House, 1 Theatre Street, Norwich, NR2 1RG –   01603 232223   Norwich Store Email
    Very large range of all things outdoors.
    Ramblers members enjoy a 15% discretionary discount, online and in store, from our recommended retailer, Cotswold Outdoor.
  • Rohan now in Norwich                      Web Page
    8 Back of the Inns, Norwich, NR12 1PT      –   01603 624328
    Large range of all things outdoors. Discretionary 10% discount to RA members.
  •  Mountain Warehouse     Bressingham, Holt, Norwich                        Web Page
    21 London Street, Norwich, NR2 1JE   –     01603 766 068
    Large range of all things outdoors. Discretionary 10% discount to RA members.

Go Outdoors                      Web Page
Barker Street, Norwich, NR2 4TQ    –    0844 387 6827 
Very large range of all things outdoors. Go Outdoors discount card £5.00 a year.

  • Ramblers Association                                                       Web Page      Email
    2nd floor Camelford House, 87-90 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7TW
      020 7339 8500 – Fax 020 7339 8501
    (Area and Group Sites)

    Dedicated to Working for Walkers – Information and Fact Sheets on all aspects of Walking.
    The Ramblers’ Association exists to facilitate, for the benefit of everyone, the enjoyment and discovery that walking outdoors can bring; and to promote respect for the life of the countryside.    The association encourages walking; protects rights of way; defends the beauty of the countryside; and has campaigned for many years for freedom to roam over uncultivated, open country.   The association is a democratic, voluntary organisation, registered as a charity (no.306089).
  • Ramblers Worldwide Holidays                                         Web Page       Email
    Box 43, Welwyn Garden, AL8 6PQ –  01707 331133 – Fax 01707 333276
    Brochures  – 01707 339039 or 331133

    Small friendly parties who enjoy walking or sightseeing in 160 destinations world wide. Holidays to suit people of all ages, abilities and incomes. Every Ramblers Holiday party is escorted by an experienced leader, so you can relax and admire the scenery. Ramblers Holidays is a source of finance for the Ramblers work.
  • Ordnance Survey                                                                 Web Page   
    Romsey Road, Southampton – Help line  08456 050505 – Text  01703 792906
    General Information, Map Brochures, Price Lists.
  • The Broads Authority National Park                         Web Page 
    Yare House, 62-64 Thorpe Road, Norwich, NR1 1RY –
     01603 610734  
    For information on all aspects of recreation on and around The Broads National Park.
  • Information Centres at :-
  • Beccles  01502 713196 
  • Potter Heigham  01692 671723 
  • Great Yarmouth  01493 332095 
  • Hoveton  01603 782281 
  • Ranworth  01603 270453
  • Ludham Toad Hole Cottage  01692 678763
  • Whittlingham    01603 617332