Latest News: The LDWA 50th Hundred Read more

Marriott's Way


34 km / 21 miles
A peaceful and secluded walk along a former railway line near to the River Wensum. At Hellesdon it can be linked with the Norwich Riverside Walk (5 miles), and at Aylsham to the Bure Valley Path (9 miles and included on OS mapping) which, alongside the Bure Valley Railway, follows the River Bure through Coltishall to Wroxham. The Blickling Hall Link Path (1 mile), near Cawston can be used to connect with the Weavers' Way.


Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Attributes: Easy
Former Railway
Horse Ride (Multi User)
Start: TG197100 - Hellesdon Bridge, Norfolk View on StreetMap
Finish: TG195265 - Aylsham, Norfolk View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Marriott's Way Heritage Trail Norfolk County Council - Marriott's Way Griffmonster - Marriott's Way posts [blog] Annierak - Marriott's Way [blog]

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

External download Marriott's Way Maps & Guide  (Norfolk County Council  - 2010 ) Download
External download Norfolk County Council - Marriott's Way : overview map  (Norfolk County Council ) Download
External download Marriotts Way and northern woodlands cycle tour  (Norwich Fringe Project ) Download


You can use the interactive controls to zoom in and out and to move around the map, or click on a path or a marker for more info.(interactive map help)

Show Connected Path Outlines
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Other Paths

Show Points of Interest
Walkers are Welcome

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 (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 133, 134
OS Landranger Active 133, 134
OS Explorer 237, 238, 252
OS Explorer Active 237, 238, 252
Other Paper Maps:
ZigZag 20 Stripmap
Marriott's Way: Norwich to Aylsham (Yellow Publications - 2019)

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Walkers are Welcome
< 1 km
34 km

Connected Paths:


Reminder: Material downloaded from this website is for personal use only. Commercial use, reproduction, modification of all content is strictly prohibited without prior approval by the LDWA. Please Contact Us if you have any requests.

Route Profile:

36.4 km (22.6 miles)
243 m (797 ft) ascent
55 m (180 ft)  maximum height

This website uses cookies

To comply with EU Directives we are informing you that our website uses cookies for services such as memberships and Google Analytics.

Your data is completely safe and we do not record any personally identifiable information.

Please click the button to acknowledge and approve our use of cookies during your visit.

Learn more about the Cookie Law