Peter Scott Walk
Travel along the Wash on this lovely, easy walk through Norfolk.
The path starts by the River Nene near to Naturalist and painter Sir Peter Scott's lighthouse. You then follow the coastline of the Wash to the Lynn Channel on the River Great Ouse. The river then leads you to the finish point at King's Lynn Ferry.
Wildlife is abundant on this walk with numerous species of bird to look out for including oystercatchers, curlew, redshanks and marsh harriers.
Peter Scott Walk Ordnance Survey Map - view and print off detailed OS map
Peter Scott Walk Open Street Map - view and print off detailed map
Peter Scott Walk OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking
Peter Scott Walk Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking
Further Information and Other Local Ideas
At the western end of the walk you can pick up the waymarked Nene Way where the River Nene enters The Wash. It can then be followed south into Wisbech.
To explore the Wash further you could head north into Lincolnshire and visit the Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve and the RSPB's Freiston Shore.
For more walking ideas in the area see the Norfolk Walks page.