GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Stour Valley Path

60 miles (96 km)

Follow the River Stour from Newmarket to Cattawade on this delightful walk through East Anglia. The walk passes through a series of pretty riverside towns and villages including Little Thurlow, Kedlington, Clare and the Clare Castle Country Park, Long Melford (with Melford Hall and Kentwell Hall), Sudbury, Stoke By Nayland, Nayland and Dedham. You will also pass through the Dedham Vale AONB, an area which inspired much of the work of painter John Constable.

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Stour Valley Path OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Stour Valley Path Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

For more walking ideas in the area see the Suffolk Walks, Essex Walks and Cambridgeshire Walks pages.

Photos

Stour Valley Path at Kentwell Downs - geograph.org.uk - 1322969

Stour Valley Path at Kentwell Downs. The footpath is, at this point, passing through a very large field of wheat towards the woodland of Pond Plantation.

Part of the Stour Valley Path at Flatford - geograph.org.uk - 511731

Part of the Stour Valley Path at Flatford where you will find Flatford Mill. This is the site of Constable's famous painting The Hay Wain.

Stour Valley Path - geograph.org.uk - 469103

This shows the line of the path west of Dudsbury Rings, heading towards Longham.

The Greensand Way and Stour Valley Path meet near Hothfield Common - geograph.org.uk - 1601828

The Greensand Way and Stour Valley Path meet near Hothfield Common

Stour Valley path - geograph.org.uk - 186694

Along the route of the former Sudbury to Bury St Edmunds railway line, which closed in 1961.

Part of the Stour Valley Path - geograph.org.uk - 1427330

This section of the path is opposite Keddington parish church.

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

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