CANCELLED!!! Vikings and UFOs- A Visit to Rendlesham Forest

Sat 24th Jun 2017

Walk Details:

Event Cancelled
Update 11/6 This event has been CANCELLED and replaced by two pop-up walks on the same date. See website for details Update 7/6 It is possible this walk may have to be cancelled. Please check website the week before, if you are thinking of attending
Event Type
Group Walk
Region
Southern England
Local Group
London
Distance
20ml.
Start Time
09.36
Route
Start/Finish: Melton Station c.p. train from Liverpool Street 08:00, change at Ipswich

Morning route past the Viking burial mounds at Sutton Hoo then via farmland and heath into Rendlesham Forest (site of the infamous 1980 UFO sighting). Lunch stop at the Bear Grills (sic) snack bar. Continuing through the northern forest to an afternoon stop at the Elephant and Castle in Eyke before a final stretch through farms and beside the River Deben to return to Melton station (hourly trains to Ipswich/Liverpool Street). Much of the afternoon route follows the Sandlings Way

General Notes
Crossrail disruption may be severe - check timetables and the London LDWA website nearer the date. Advised to bring your own food and drink - we pass through Sutton village before opening time and there are few other facilities along the way
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