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Dodge around Dengie


42 km / 26 miles
This path takes a tour around the Dengie peninsular which is bounded by the river Blackwater to the north, the river Crouch to the south and the North Sea to the east. Starting at Southminster it goes north to pick up St Peter's Way close to the village of Steeple. It passes Mayland and Mundon creeks on the river Blackwater before leaving St Peter's Way to head for Cold Norton and on to North Fambridge where the River Crouch is joined. It turns east along the river as far as Creeksea then makes its way through the hamlet of Ostend back to Southminster.


Path Type: Anytime Challenges
Attributes: Easy
Start and Finish: TQ962996 - Railway Station, Southminster, Essex View on StreetMap
Open Date: 2020

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Schematic Map - PDF Dodge around Dengie  (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.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
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 168
OS Landranger Active 168
OS Explorer 175, 176, 183
OS Explorer Active 175, 176, 183

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Route Profile:

42.6 km (26.5 miles)
268 m (879 ft) ascent
46 m (151 ft)  maximum height

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