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Chompsfod Butterfly Flit


113 km / 70 miles
Starting at Pleshey, with its motte and bailey castle, the route mostly follows the boundary of Chelmsford City Council.

Chelmsford is known locally as Chompsfod and the fingerposts in the area sport a yellow butterfly thus inspiring the route name.


Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Anytime Challenges
Start and Finish: TL663143 - Pleshey, Essex View on StreetMap
Open Date: 2020

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Schematic Map - PDF Chompsfod Butterfly Flit  (Derek Keeble  - 2020 ) Download File
Route Description - PDF Endless Trail Cascades  (Derek Keeble  - 2020 ) Download File


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger 167, 168, 177, 178
OS Landranger Active 167, 168, 177, 178
OS Explorer 175, 176, 183
OS Explorer Active 175, 176, 183

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Route Profile:

111.9 km (69.5 miles)
891 m (2,923 ft) ascent
103 m (338 ft)  maximum height

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