GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Lark Valley Path

13 miles (21 km)

Travel through the Lark Valley on this interesting and varied walk from Mildenhall to Bury St Edmunds via West Stow Country Park.
The path starts at Mildenhall and soon joins the river Lark, following it through the Cavenham Heath Nature Reserve to Icklingham. You continue through the delightful West Stow Country Park with its lakes, wildfowl reserve and interesting reconstructed Anglo saxon village.
The park also includes the wildlife rich Lackford Lakes where you can look our for an abundance of water loving birds.
The final section continues along the river through Culford to Bury St Edmunds where you finish by the train station.

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

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

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

At West Stow you can enjoy miles of peaceful woodland cycling and walking trails in the expansive King's Forest.


River Lark at Mildenhall - - 641322

River Lark at Mildenhall. Looking downstream towards the centre of the town. On the right are the Jubilee Fields, a public amenity area.

River Lark near Mildenhall - - 922558

River Lark near Mildenhall. Looking downstream from the footpath that follows the northern bank of the river.

Elevation Profile


GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

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