GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Icklingham Walks

4 miles (6 km)

This West Suffolk village sits in a picturesque spot on the river Lark.
For walkers there's pleasant riverside footpaths and the wildlife rich Tuddenham Heath and Cavenham Heath nature reserves to explore. The village is also located on the Lark Valley Path and the Icknield Way Path long distance trails.
This walk from the village takes you along a section of the Lark Valley Path to Mildenhall. It's a pleasant section of the river with nice views of the surrounding countryside and woodland.
Please scroll down for the full list of walks near and around Icklingham. The detailed maps below also show a range of footpaths, bridleways and cycle paths in the area.

Postcode

IP28 6PS - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

Icklingham OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Icklingham Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Walks near Icklingham

Pubs/Cafes

The Guiness Arms is an historic 16th Century coachinginnin the village. Outside the attractive thatched inn there are beautiful, landscaped gardens that roll down to the River Lark. The pub itself has a large conservatory style dining area, a smaller, more intimate dining area, two bars and eight bespoke rooms, which are in the barns adjacent to the pub. The conservatory style restaurant with outside terraces gives a wonderful setting in which to enjoy a fabulous meal. You can find them at postcode IP28 6PS. The pub is dog friendly.

Photos

River Lark at Icklingham - geograph.org.uk - 667668

River Lark at Icklingham. A stretch of the formerly navigable river between Farthing Bridge and Icklingham Mill.

Icklingham Mill Lock - geograph.org.uk - 667694

Icklingham Mill Lock. The gates of this disused lock on the River Lark have been replaced by a sluice gate.

Farthing Bridge, Icklingham - geograph.org.uk - 667673

Farthing Bridge. The River Lark was navigable until about a hundred years ago. Here at Icklingham the width of the river allowed barges to turn around.

Icklingham - Church of All Saints

Icklingham

River Lark west of Icklingham - geograph.org.uk - 207123

River Lark west of Icklingham. Looking downstream before Temple Bridge.

Woodland near Icklingham - geograph.org.uk - 276052

Woodland near Icklingham

Guinness Arms pub Icklingham Suffolk

Guinness Arms pub Icklingham Suffolk

River Lark at Turf Fen - geograph.org.uk - 641356

River Lark at Turf Fen

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

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