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Dragonfly on green and yellow named discsStort Valley Way

Essex, Hertfordshire

45 km / 28 miles
A circuit around Harlow, the River Stort Navigation is followed to Sawbridgeworth from where the villages of Sheering, Matching, Magdalen Laver and Epping Green are visited. A relatively low level walk, never more than 400ft above sea level, and only 1200ft of ascent.


Waymark: Dragonfly on green and yellow named discs
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Dragonfly on green and yellow named discs
Attributes: Easy
Start and Finish: TL406105 - Roydon, Essex View on StreetMap
Web Sites: Stort Valley Way [YouTube video]

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Leaflet Stort Valley Way  (Epping Forest Countrycare  - 1996 )


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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 166, 167
OS Landranger Active 166, 167
OS Explorer 174, 183, 194
OS Explorer Active 174, 183, 194

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47.2 km (29.3 miles)
415 m (1,362 ft) ascent
115 m (377 ft)  maximum height

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