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Named signposts & white named discsNar Valley Way


54 km / 34 miles
A route contained almost entirely within the watershed of the River Nar, visiting many attractive villages and historical sites. The walk links with the Peddars Way at Castle Acre. An extension from Gressenhall into East Dereham is included.

Map and Route Description available from website below.


Waymark: Named signposts & white named discs
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Named signposts & white named discs
Attributes: Easy
Start: TF616198 - King's Lynn, Norfolk View on StreetMap
Finish: TF975169 - Gressenhall, Norfolk View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Norfolk County Council - Nar Valley Way Visit West Norfolk - Nar Valley Way Griffmonster - Nar Valley Way posts [blog]

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Guidebook Introduction to the Nar Valley Way  (Pathway Publishing  - 1999 )
External download Norfolk County Council - Nar Valley Way : overview map  (Norfolk County Council ) Download


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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 (path is named on OS maps):
OS Landranger 132, 143
OS Landranger Active 132, 143
OS Explorer 236, 238, 250
OS Explorer Active 236, 238, 250

Accommodation within 5 km of this Path:

Hostel Accommodation
< 1 km
31 km
Walkers are Welcome
4 km
54 km

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Route Profile:

56.5 km (35.1 miles)
413 m (1,355 ft) ascent
81 m (266 ft)  maximum height

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